Funeral services are scheduled Friday and Saturday for the three men killed in a Feb. 22 plane crash in Carroll County, Indiana.
Visitation is scheduled for John T. Pagel and Steven Witcpalek from 3:30-8 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m.-noon Saturday at Kewaunee High School, with the funeral 1 p.m. Saturday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Pagel was the owner and CEO of Pagel’s Ponderosa Dairy and related businesses in Kewaunee, and Witcpalek was the farm’s operations manager.
The funeral for their pilot, Nathan Saari, is 11 a.m. Friday at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marquette, Michigan.
Pagel’s family and the Ponderosa were the subject of a 2014 segment produced by Dean Fowler Associates, a consulting firm that specializes in family businesses, for its “Family Inc.” series:
(Photo: From left, Steve Witcpalek, John Pagel and Nathan Saari)