Ken Troedel, 1952-2022

Mar 1, 2022


Kenneth A. "Ken" Troedel, who enjoyed a 26-year career publishing newspapers in Wisconsin, died Tuesday, Jan. 25, at his home in Waupaca, Wisconsin. He was 69.

Troedel graduated from West Bend West High School, where he studied accounting and business administration at Moraine Park Technical College — during which time he worked at The West Bend Company.

He started his career in advertising sales and worked his way up to serve as publisher of several Wisconsin newspapers.

Over his 26-year career, Troedel ran the Washington County Sunday Post in West Bend, Ozaukee County Sunday Post in Cedarburg, The Chippewa Herald in Chippewa Falls and the Waupaca County Buyer's Guide.