KayleeMarie Kazik, age 31, of Green Bay, passed away Thursday, July 5th, 2018, at her long-time residence surrounded by primary care takers, her mother, Laurel Wickwire, and stepfather, Jeff Wickwire. She passed away due to complications of severe cerebral palsy. KayleeMarie was born on July 24th of 1986 in Sheboygan. She is the daughter of a dedicated mother, Laurel Wickwire and her father William Kazik who is a Vietnam Vet.
Kaylee was the first person you’d say hello to and she always smiled back. Just seeing her made your day a million times better. She enjoyed things such as stuffed animals, musical trinkets, and decorative lights. Kaylee loved listening to country music, especially Brooks and Dunn and has been to numerous concerts and other adventures such as Disney World. Her favorite pastimes included being bathed and serenaded by her mother, spending time with all her caregivers, and watching Spongebob.
She is survived by and will be deeply missed by her three parents: Her mother, Laurel Wickwire, her stepfather, Jeff Wickwire, and her father, William Kazik. Her grandmother, Linda Chapman, and her three siblings, Salem, Quade, and Delain Kazik, her half siblings, Jodi Walters, Tracy (Christopher and Leah), Adam Wickwire, Amanda Austreng, and Emily Wickwire, her favorite niece Candace Hines, and the many nurses, PCWs, and doctors Kaylee has worked with.
A service to honor her memory and life will be held at Newcomer Funeral Home (340 S. Monroe Ave) from the hours of 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. on Thrursday, July 12th, 2018.