Kenneth O. Bebee, age 78, of Albion, WI and formerly of Janesville and Milton died on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Janesville. He was born on July 19, 1939 in Township of Jefferson, Monroe County WI, the son of the late Walter and Lottie (Eager) Bebee. Ken married Carol J. Wegner on October 31, 1970 in Gillette, WY. She predeceased him on January 26, 2008. Ken graduated from High School and served in the US Navy from May 27, 1955 until May 16, 1964he was honorably discharged on May 15, 1964. Over the years, Ken worked at Thomas Industries in Fort Atkinson and he retired from Freedom Plastics, Inc.
Ken and Carol were proud foster parents to many children and adults over the years, providing unconditional love and guidance to them. Ken was an avid NASCAR fan and he also enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family at his cabin near Hayward, WI. It was a place of quiet solitude where he could admire the scenery, wildlife, and just relax.
He is survived by his step-daughter and her husband, along with their children who cared for Ken for many years: Suzette and Ralph Foster of Albion, WI, and their children: Brandon (Emily McKinnon) Foster and Jeremy (Suzette) Love; his children: Monty “Lee” Bebee, Kim Bebee, Crystal Bebee and Julie Hemerly; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife and parents, Ken was predeceased by 12 siblings.
Graveside services with full Military Honors will be held 11:00 AM on Friday, March 9, 2018 at Milton Cemetery, Highway 26 in Milton, WI.