Keith Joseph Wilgenbusch, 42 years old, from Winthrop, Iowa, died on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at the Regional Medical Center in Manchester, Iowa. The funeral will be held at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Winthrop at 10:30 am on Friday, September 23, 2016, and the funeral will be held at St.
Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery in Monti. The visit time is 7:00 pm. – Start at 8:00 PM and 2:00 PM on Wednesday – 8:00 PM, Thursday at White Funeral Home, 400 First Street West, Independence, IA. The Parish Rosary will be held at 4:00 pm. And the vigil at 8:00 p.m. will be in the funeral home on Thursday. For charitable purposes, including a scholarship fund established for agriculture in the name of Keith, memorabilia can be sent to the family.
Keith was born on July 28, 1974 in Manchester, Iowa, the son of Kenneth John Wilgen Bush and Catherine Mary (Lutter) Wilgen Bush. He went to school in Winthrop and graduated from East Buchanan High School in 1992.
He then received an associate degree in pig management from Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls. On May 29, 2004, he married Jill Francis Fox at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Winthrop. They and their children make their homes south of Winthrop, where Keith has been in agriculture for many years.
Keith is a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Winthrop and a member of Buchanan County Pork Producers. He enjoys and loves his family very much. Whether planning a 4-H project, hunting, fishing or camping, being with family is the best. He also likes farming, growing crops and livestock. In 2015, Keith was awarded a major Iowa pork producer through the Iowa State Promotion and Outreach Program.