THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Joseph K. Orlando
Joseph K. Orlando age 93, passed away on April 18, 2017.
He was born to the late Frank and Lucy (Porfilio) Orlando on September 12, 1923. He graduated Crivitz High School in 1942. He farmed after high school and then he met Joyce "Bibs" Jensen, the couple got married in 1959, shortly after they bought the Newton Lake Inn and owned it from 1959 to 1967.
Joseph and Joyce sold the Newton Lake Inn and continued to run their dairy farm in the town of Stephenson. Joseph Retired in 2001 and his hobby was raising beef cattle and growing pumpkins.
He is survived by his daughter, Ellen Orlando of Crivitz; one brother, Charles Orlando of Cudahy; two sisters, Julie Lutynski of Germantown, Laura (Bob) Debelak of Hales Corners and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce; three brothers, Peter, Nick and Mike Orlando and two sisters, Rose Frauenhoff and Florence Hopkins.
The family will receive relatives and friends on Friday April 21, 2017 at the Rhodes Charapata Funeral Home in Crivitz from 9 AM until time of the service at 11AM with Luther Raine and Bruce Shaw officiating. Joseph will be laid to rest at the Athelstane Forest Home Cemetery.