George Palmer Neitzel

George Palmer Neitzel

George Palmer Neitzel

DELAFIELD -- George Palmer Neitzel, of Delafield, passed away at home surrounded by his family on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at the age of 72.

He was born on March 5, 1947, to Palmer and Velma (nee Nissen) Neitzel. George married the love of his life, Elizabeth, on Oct. 13, 1984. He worked as a farmer, a petroleum service manager and then a maintenance engineer until his retirement. George enjoyed being a handyman and woodworker.

George will be deeply missed by his wife, Elizabeth (nee Bell); children, Nicholas (Tami), Lynnette (Rob) Dahl, Gretchen (Scott) Prescott, Samuel and Maxwell (Jenny Cattle); grandchildren, Tori, Taylor, Trinity, Morgan, Logan; siblings, Randy (Susie) Neitzel, Mark (JoAnne) Neitzel, Corinne (Greg) Miller and Matthew (Kathleen) Neitzel.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation for George will be held on Wednesday from 4:30 p.m. until the time of the 6:30 p.m. memorial service at Mapleton Barn, W359 N9370 Brown St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066. A reception will follow until 8:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Humane Society of the United States, 1255 23rd St., NW, Suite 450 Washington, DC 20037, or to Katy's Kloset, 404 Wilmont Drive D, Waukesha, WI 53189.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 262-542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence, please visit

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