Clifford C. Cantwell, 71, of Twin Lakes, died unexpectedly March 27, 2013 at Aurora Memorial Hospital of Burlington.
He was born on June 1, 1941 in Kenosha, WI the son of the late Donald and Genevieve Murphy Cantwell. On September 27, 1969 in St. John’s Catholic Church in Twin Lakes, he was united in marriage to Judith Walker. He lived in Kenosha until moving to Twin Lakes in 1969.
Clifford served in the U.S. Army as a Private E2. He attended Xavier and Loras Colleges. He owned and operated the Twin Lakes Country Club and WI/IL Sales Group in Twin Lakes. He attended St. John’s Catholic Church in Twin Lakes. He was an active member and Past President of the Twin Lakes Chamber and Business Association, one of the original four to organize the Aquanut Water Ski Team and Organized the D.A.R.E. Program for Kenosha County. He was a present member of the Twin Lakes Park Board. He was also a member of the Twin Runners Snowmobile Club, K.A.B.A. and hosted the Kenosha County Golf open for many years. He was a member of the Genoa City Lions Club and a supporter for many other organizations. He was also a member of the Kenosha County Tavern League for 50 years. He was an avid Green Bay Packer Fan and NASCAR. Clifford also had his private pilots license and was an instructor. He was the best Duct Tape Salesman in the Country.
Clifford is survived by: his wife Judy; 5 sons-Chad, Craig (Kelly), Christopher, Cian and Kyle all of Twin Lakes, WI and 2 grandchildren-Kaileigh and Carter.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday April 2, 2013 at St. John’s Catholic Church 701 N. Lake Ave. Twin Lakes, WI with Fr. Tony Russo officiating. The Cantwell Family will receive friends from 3:00PM until the time of Mass at the Church. Memorial Remembrances may be directed to the Twin Lakes Country Club Junior Golf Foundation. For online guestbook: haaselockwoodfhs.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Haase-Lockwood & Assoc. Funeral Homes and Crematory of Twin Lakes.