Kim M. Gustum

Kim M. Gustum, age 66, passed away unexpectedly at his home in Chippewa Falls on October 6, 2018. He was born on December 22, 1951 in Eau Claire to Loyd and Carol (Winget) Gustum. He worked as farmer, truck driver, and a mechanic. In his free time Kim enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, model airplanes, traveling, and racing cars. He especially liked tinkering and fixing things, as well as spending time with family and friends.

He is survived by his children: Kirk (Jennifer Hacker) of Sand Creek, Matt (Christie) of Merrill, and Greg (Sarah) of South Range, Angela of Chippewa Falls, brothers: Harlan (Brenda) of Chetek and Joe (Pat) of New Auburn; grandchildren: Kyle, Kamren, Leandra, Kaylie, Julie, Christopher, Michael, Josh, Megan, Jolena. Maddie, Corbin, Jillian, Zooey; great grandchildren: Natalie, Adelynn, Ezra

He is preceded in death by his parents: Loyd and Carol; brother: Brian; son: James

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the Olson Funeral Home in Bloomer at 3:00 p.m. with a visitation from1:00-3:00 p.m. at the funeral home before the service. Interment will be in the Zion Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at