Dwain M. Kuhlman

POYNETTE  -- Dwain M. Kuhlman, age 92, died on Saturday, August 29, 2009 at Divine Savior Healthcare Hospital in Portage. 

Dwain was born on December 3, 1916, in Bellevue, IA, the son of George and Grace (Weber) Kuhlman.  His wife Lucille Singleton Kuhlman preceded him in death on September 5, 1990.  Dwain worked for Oscar Mayer for over 35 years.  He was a member of the Poynette Presbyterian Church, the Poynette Masonic Lodge, the American Legion and the VFW.  Dwain was a longtime member of the Hillside Cemetery Board, and served on the Poynette Village Board.

Dwain is survived by his children, Diane (Hank) Guitzkow, Georgetown, TX, Dean (Sue) Kuhlman, Shippensburg, PA, Delores (Robert) Jacobs, Glendale, WI, Darlene (Tom) Paukei, Alexandria, VA, and Denise Kuhlman, Seattle WA;  a son-in-law, David Nowinski, Black River Falls, WI; eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and a sister Ethel Rheinhart, Minneapolis, MN.  The family makes special recognition of his niece Sandi (Wayne) McNamer, Lodi, WI, the family of Elsie Schliesman, other relatives and many friends.  Dwain was also preceded in death by his daughter, Debra Nowinski, a brother, G. Delbert Kuhlman, and a sister, Edith Rabe.

Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m., on Thursday, September 3, 2009, at the Pflanz Mantey Mendrala Funeral Home in Poynette, with Rev. Paul Strickert officiating.  Interment will be held at the Hillside Cemetery, Poynette.  Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 2, 2009 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m., and on Thursday, September 3, 2009 from 3:00 until the time of the services at the funeral home.  A Masonic Service will be held at 3:30p.m., on Thursday, September 3, 2009 at the funeral home in Poynette.




For information please call 608 742-2126 (Portage, WI) or 608 635-2763 (Poynette, WI)