Kenneth J. Santy, age 95 of Green Bay, passed away on Friday, December 3, 2021 at St. Mary’s Hospital. He was born on March 28, 1926 in Green Bay to the late Elmer and Lois Santy. He was married to Lillian Eilers. She preceded him in death in 1992. Ken later married Josephine Thyrion. She too preceded him in death.
Ken graduated from Green Bay West High School. Through high school he worked as a caddy at the Oneida Golf and Riding Club for several years. After graduating, Ken inquired about a job with the Green Bay and Western Railroad where he worked for 40 plus years until his retirement.
Ken enjoyed socializing with family and friends and dancing.
Left to cherish his memory are his children, Steven (Mary) of Green Bay, Thomas of Arizona and Richard Santy of Green Bay; granddaughter, Jennifer (David) Wiluth; step children, Adam Lupa and Kerry (Dan)Kraker; great granddaughter, Ava Wiluth; five step great grandchildren; brother, Jerry Santy; and many nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, his two wives, Lillian and Josephine; brothers, Noel “Bud”, Donald and twin brother Keith Santy.
Per Ken’s wishes no formal services are being held.
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The family would like to send a special thank you to the neighbors Carol and Jim Clark and Paul and Sandy Helnore for all the love, care, checkups and meaningful gestures that they gave to Ken and continue to give to his family.