Bucheger, William Raymond "Bill"
William Bucheger, 66, Neenah, entered into eternal life on Monday, August 4, 2014. He was born on September 17, 1947, to Hank and Maryann Bucheger of Glidden, WI. He grew up in the Glidden area and then moved to Butternut where he and his wife, Cheryl were married on June 24, 1978 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. They moved to Neenah in May of 1989 and called Neenah their home since. Bill worked as a logger in the early years and then when moving to Neenah, was employed by Menasha Corporation. He retired a year and a half ago from the packaging plant. Bill thoroughly enjoyed retirement. He was a kind, generous man that loved to strike up a conversation with anyone he met. He loved to tell a good joke. His laughter, kindness, and love for telling a good story will be deeply missed by those he loved. William is a member of St. Gabriel Catholic Parish, Neenah.
William's life is celebrated by his wife: Cheryl; son: Raymond (Julia) Bucheger; daughter: Julie (James) Cooney; two grandchildren: Max and Mabel; siblings: Agnes (Jim) Haun, Evelyn Matterer, Albert (Kathy) Bucheger, Margie (Gerald) Brown, Carrie (Bill) Drewel, Rosie (Mark) Schmidt, Steven (Judy) Bucheger, John (Sheri) Bucheger, Helen Herrmann, Alice (Bob) Schuelke, and Larry Bucheger; many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
William was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother: Matthew.
Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m., Friday, August 8, 2014, at St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 900 Geiger St., Neenah, with Fr. Larry Seidl officiating. Interment will be in St. Margaret Cemetery, Neenah. Visitation will be at the church Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the Mass. Memorial contributions may be made to Food for the Poor Inc., 6401 Lyons Rd., Coconut Creek, FL 33073.
Bill loved his family and his life. We will all miss him dearly.
Kessler Funeral Home - Neenah
304 S. Commercial Street Neenah, WI 54956
Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on Aug. 6, 2014