Cover photo for Richard Andrew Annen's Obituary
Richard Andrew Annen Profile Photo

Richard Andrew Annen

April 22, 1950 — June 7, 2024


Annen, Richard A.

Waunakee:   Richard Andrew Annen, 74, passed away on Friday, June 7, 2024 at UW Hospital, Madison, WI.  He was born on April 22, 1950 to Andrew and Florence (Frisch) Annen.  He married Susan Backus on September 25, 1976, and was employed by The Bruce Co., Middleton, WI.  Richard was an avid fisherman, hunter, reader and sports enthusiast, especially car racing and hockey.  Family always came first.  He is survived by his wife Susan, daughter Meredith (John) Ziino, granddaughter Kaylee Annen-Ziino, mother Florence Annen, brother Dennis (Joan) Annen, sisters Linda Annen and Janice (Thomas) Brady, niece Consetta (Bryan) Johnson (Alainah and Kellan), nephew Benjamin (Christine) Annen (Laura, Bailey, and Sadie), brother-in-law Alan (Jane) Backus, and sister-in-law Kay Backus.   He was preceded in death by his father Andrew Annen.   Mass will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, June 28, 2024 at St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church, 5460 Mary Lake Rd., Waunakee, WI  53597. A celebration of life will follow the service at Rex’s Inkeeper, Waunakee,  from 12:00 to 3:30 pm.  


Please share your memories at

Winn-Cress Funeral & Cremation Service

5785 Hwy Q, Waunakee

(608) 849-4513

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Richard Andrew Annen, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Visits: 1060

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors