Richard W. Keranen

SCHOFIELD, Wis. — Richard W. Keranen, 64, of Schofield, Wisconsin, passed away on Monday, June 22, 2020.

He was born in Hancock on April 10, 1956, a son of Wilbert and Delores Keranen of Trimountain. He attended local schools and served in both the U.S. Army and the Marine Corp.

Before ill health forced his retirement, he was employed by Crestline Windows and Walmart.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Debbie; his father; four brothers, David, Charles, Paul and John; and two nephews, Christopher Keranen and Gary Gardner.

He is survived by his daughter, Crystal Drow of Schofield; stepdaughter, Michelle Baldwin of Wausau, Wisconsin; grandchildren, Willow and Ricky Drow; his mother; two sisters, Carol (Mark) Janisse of Hubbell and Edith (Dennis) Stark of South Range; two brothers, Robert (Karan) of Michigamme and Joel (Jennifer Dionne) of Kronenwetter, Wisconsin; an uncle, two aunts, and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

A memorial service will be held at the John Buettgen Funeral Home in Schofield on July 10, 2020, at 10 a.m.