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Jean Louise Bell, 66, of Sauk City, formerly of Berlin, died peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, at home.

She was born Feb. 1, 1952, in Berlin, the daughter of Glen and Mabel Jannusch Michaels. Jean was a 1970 graduate of Berlin High School and attended University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.

On March 17, 2001, she was united in marriage to Dean Kiesau in Las Vegas. Jean worked for Alliant Energy (WP&L) in Madison for many years. She loved her dogs and enjoyed spending time with Dean at their northwoods home in Bloomer.

Jean is survived by her husband, Dean; daughter, Krista Bell; two sons, Jason (Lisa) Bell and Michael (Melissa) Bell; five grandchildren, Austin Ramos, Evan Ramos, Julia Bell, Madison Bell and Olivia Bell; and brother, Robert Michaels.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, James Michaels and Gordon Michaels.

A gathering of family and friends will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at Barbola Funeral Chapel, 282 E. Marquette St., Berlin, with a Memorial Service being held at 2 p.m. Online condolences may be sent to the family at