Weldon Kempf, age 78 of Montello died Monday, February 27, 2017 at his residence. Weldon was born March 5, 1938 in Milwaukee the son of Walter and Mae (Augustine) Kempf. Following high school, he served in the U.S. Coast Guard. Following an honorable discharge, he attended UW-Whitewater and received his Bachelor's Degree in Education/English/Spanish. He went on to have a long career as a high school Spanish and English teacher, starting in Two Rivers, Wisconsin and retiring from Westfield High School in Westfield in 1998. Weldon's passions in life were getting the most out of each and every student he touched in his career and preserving the creatures of nature, from the birds he fed daily to the cats he nurtured and cared for. Weldon was preceded in death by his parents, brother, and sister.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
In Weldon's memorial, donations can be sent in his name to the following:
Weldon Kempf Study Abroad Memorial Scholarship Westfield High School N7046 County Road M Westfield, Wisconsin 53964 Attn: Julianne West - Spanish Department firstname.lastname@example.org
Have a Heart Dogs Home INC. 194 Edgewood Dr. Oxford, WI 53952 501(c)(3) Public Charity status 170(b) (1) (A) (vi) Make Checks Payable to: Have a Heart Dogs Home INC. email@example.com
Wisconsin Humane Society Attn: Development Department 4500 W. Wisconsin Ave Milwaukee, WI 53208 www.wihumane.org