Kenneth R. Cooley, age 46 of Wauzeka, passed away on Monday, September 30, 2013 at his home. He was born on October 20, 1966 in Boscobel, Wisconsin to Kenneth L. and Ruth E. (Jones) Cooley. He married Susan Kozelka on July 8, 1994 at Scared Heart Catholic Church in Wauzeka . Ken worked for Wick Homes for 25 years, first, on the set crew, later, as a crane operator, and finally, as a trim crew foreman. He loved creating a home and center for his family at Hoofbeat Ranch, and projects were always in the works for all to help with. He is survived by his wife, Susan Cooley, of Wauzeka, his children, Katlyn and K.C. Cooley, Miranda, Dustin, and Robert Mara, three granddaughters, Addison and Taylor Mara, and Catherine Geraghty. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorial services will be held on Saturday October 5, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. at the Cooley residence at 50160 State Highway 60 in Wauzeka (Hoofbeat Ranch). Pastor Joel Oines is officiating. Friends may call from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service. A lunch will follow.