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Kimberly Ann Uptagraw , Age 39

June 23, 1983 --June 26, 2022

Kimberly Ann Uptagraw passed away unexpectedly at the age of 39 on June 26, 2022 movinginto eternal life.She was born on June 23, 1983 to Mark and Kathy Uptagraw. Family meant everything to Kim.She was especially close to her dad and grandparents who she spent time with daily growing up.Kim married Shawn Higgins on May 12, 2007 and was later blessed with two daughters,Guinevere and Gilda. She loved them fiercely and would move heaven and earth for them. Kimloved being a stay-at-home mom. She passed her love of music onto her daughters. One of Kims favorite memories were when she and Shawn took the girls to an Imagine Dragons concert. Kim was spunky and playful and enjoyed making people laugh.

Survivors include her husband, Shawn Higgins, daughters Guinevere and Gilda, her mother,Kathy Uptagraw, brothers Matthew and Michael, niece and nephew Kylie and Ethan Uptagraw,and cousins Tommy and Tony.

Kim was preceded in death by her father, Mark Uptagraw, grandparents Lori and Leo Merker,cousins Robbie and Tonya Lange, her uncle Rick (Kathy) Merker, all of whom she carried aspecial place in her heart.

While Kimberlys passing has a left a hole in the hearts of those lucky enough to have had theprivilege to share her life, let it bring us some comfort to know that she is now reunited withbeloved family and friends that preceded her in death whom she missed every day.

Kim, we all love you more than words can express.

The family will be having a private burial with a Celebration of Life to follow at a later datewhich is yet to be determined. Redlin-Ertz is assisting the family.


Gloria Cone July 01, 2022

Friend of family Lyndon Station , Wisconsin

Sending my prayers and condolences to the family. So so sorry for your loss.

Francie Sears July 01, 2022

Friends Baraboo , Wisconsin

I'm so sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences to all the family. Godspeed

Michael Groehler July 01, 2022

Family friend Baraboo

You will be greatly missed Kim. Fly high. So sorry for your loss Kathy, Michael, and Matt.

Linda Lyons July 01, 2022

Family Baraboo , Wisconsin

Sorry Kathy words can't even express the lost of a child no matter there age. There is no way to plan a child's death cause the kids are to out live the parents. I know you list Mark awhile back and I know you still carry a touch for him and proble always well. Take care Kathy to many lost in these familys again so sorry.

Nickie (Rathman) Anstett July 01, 2022

Classmate Baraboo , Wisconsin

My deepest sympathies to the whole family. Kim was always very kind and had the best smile.

George and Kathy Heath July 01, 2022

Friend Baraboo , Wisconsin

So sad to hear of Kim's passing. Prayers of strength to the family

Debra Thill July 01, 2022

Cousin Waterbury , Connecticut

May Kim Rest In Peace, wishing you all comfort with the beautiful memories that you have of her

Sarah Borscha July 02, 2022

Cousin New Port Richey , Florida

Fly high gorgeous cousin even tho we didn't meet I will miss you in heaven rest easy sweet angel I love you fly high

Kathy Burger July 02, 2022

Aunt McHenry , Illinois

My heart is broke. My heart is broke for Shawn Guinevere Gilda. My heart is broke for my Niece Kathy 💔 for my whole family. Gone to soon Kim was a sweet beautiful young Lady you will be missed and loved forever. Aunt Kathy

Randy Reínfeldt July 03, 2022

Friend Las Vegas , Nevada

Sending my prayers and condolences to your family. May she rest in eternal peace.

Beverly A Livingston July 09, 2022

Former neighbor Reedsburg , Wisconsin

Shawn,i am so sorry to hear of the passing of Kim. My prayers of peace and comfort during the difficult times ahead. If i do anything for you and the girls,please let me know