Owner / Funeral Director
As a second generation funeral director, Kevin began by growing up in Manitowoc, graduating in 1979 from Manitowoc Lincoln High School and then attended college, graduating from Worsham College of Mortuary Science in 1983. Kevin's career in funeral service began as an apprentice in Wauwatosa, WI and later ended up as a licensed funeral director in Skokie and Evanston, IL. In 1984 he joined Ramm-Ziegler Funeral Services in Sheboygan. In 1989 he began working at Saur Funeral Home in Kellnersville until the transition of ownership in 1990 merging with Reinbold and Pfeffer Funeral Home in Manitowoc. Later merging with Mark Jens of Jens Family Funeral Home and Crematory in 1998. In January of 2019, Kevin and Mark purchased Pfeffer Funeral Home of Manitowoc, Klein and Stangel Funeral Home of Two Rivers and Christianson and Deja Funeral Home of Valders. In January of 2020, they purchased Wittkopp Funeral and Cremation Services in Plymouth. Kevin is married to the former Lisa Gigure, they were married in 1982. The couple has two daughters and sons-in-law and six grandchildren. Kevin and Lisa enjoy spending time with their family, especially at their cottage in Wausaukee, hunting, riding in their UTV, snowmobiling and golfing. Kevin and Lisa are members of Bethany Ev. Lutheran Church of Manitowoc, where he served on the Stewardship Committee, Board of Elders, Church Council and as an Usher. Kevin is also active in the Manitowoc Izaak Walton League, Francis Creek Lions Club, Manitowoc County Fish and Game, Rockea Hunting Club, National Funeral Directors Association, Funeral Service and Cremation Alliance, Michigan Snowmobile and ORV Association, Association of Wisconsin Snowmobile Club, Viking Sno-Riders, Inland Snowblazers, Ranger City RIders Snowmobile ATV/UTV Club and the Kellnersville Betterment Association, known as KBA.