Niagara, Wis. - Charles Paquette Jr., 52, of Pound, Wis., formerly of Niagara, passed away surrounded by his family on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at the Shawano Medical Center in Shawano.
He was born Jan. 30, 1960, in Iron Mountain, son of Charles and Barbara (Schuls) Paquette. Charles married Kimberly Lewis on May 8, 1982, at the First Covenant Church in Iron Mountain.
Charles was a heavy equipment operator for BCF Construction Co. He was a member of the Operating Engineer Local 139. He also worked for Cape Construction Co. of Racine and Gustafson Construction Co. of Belgium, Wis.
He enjoyed cars, hunting, fishing, being outdoors, and most importantly, his family.
Charles is survived by his loving wife, Kimberly of Pound; two loving daughters, Amanda (Dennis Nicholson) Paquette and Aimee (Corey Sticker) Paquette; one granddaughter, Madelyn Grace; parents, Charles and Barbara Paquette; mother-in-law, Sandra Schutz; maternal great-grandmother, Myrl Sicotte; one brother, Allie (Becky) Paquette; one sister, Veronica (Howard Butterfield) Dixon; two brothers-in-law, Tim (Esther Caldwell) Lewis, Rick (Penny) Lewis; one sister-in-law, Teri Lindstrom; and many wonderful nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Lori Moriarity.
The visitation will be Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Jacobs Funeral Home Niagara Chapel.
Memorial services will be 3 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Celebrant Steven Cuggino will officiate.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Charles or leave a condolence for his family online at JacobsFuneralHomes.com
The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home Niagara Chapel to honor Charles' Legacy of Life.