Elmer Louis Steinbach
1931 - 2016
Koepsell Funeral & Cremation Services, Mayville
301 North Walnut Street
Mayville, WI
Steinbach, Elmer Louis

Elmer Louis Steinbach, 85 years old, of Mayville, passed away Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at St. Agnes Hospital in Fond du Lac.

A funeral service will take place on Friday, October 28 at Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church (River Church) in Mayville at 2 pm. with the Rev. Douglas Zahner officiating. A visitation will take place on Friday, October 28 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the church. Burial will follow at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery with military honors provided by the Mayville American Legion Post #69.

Elmer was born the son of Gerhardt and Ella (Koepsell) Steinbach on January 24, 1931. He was united in marriage to Mardell Wendorf on June 19, 1954 at Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church. He was a veteran of the US Marine Corps. serving in Korea. He worked on the family farm, Purity Cheese and then bought Pioneer Pole (renamed to Truss's Plus) where he served as President and part owner. He was a lifelong member of Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church. Elmer was also a proud member of the Mayville American Legion Post #69 as well as the Mayville VFW. In his spare time Elmer loved watching NASCAR and was a huge fan of Dale Earnhardt, Sr. He also enjoyed watching sports especially the Chicago Cubs and this year was an exciting one for the Cubbies! Elmer and Mardell also liked their Tuesday night's at the Mayville Legion Post shaking dice and playing bingo with their family and friends. He also liked his wordsearches.

Elmer is survived by: his wife of 62 years Mardell of Mayville. His children- Gary Steinbach of Iron Ridge, Lorie Figel of Mayville, Kenny Steinbach of Theresa, Janice (Special friend Clint Brummond) Walters of Mayville, and Joyce (Kale) Peterman of Iron Ridge. His grandchildren- T.J. Steinbach, Korin Figel, Kelsey Figel, Kelli Steinbach, and Kyle (Special friend Stephanie Schmidt) Walters. His great grandchildren- Tyanna and Treyton. His brother- Louie (Lore) Steinbach of Lomira. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and in laws Kelly and Adeline Wendorf. His brother in law Leroy (Mickey) Schultz and sister in law Shirley Bunkoskee.

Memorials may be directed to Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church or the Dodge County Humane Society.

Koepsell Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Mayville is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.koepsellfh.com.

Published by Fond du Lac Reporter on Oct. 27, 2016.
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Our thoughts and prayers are with your family during this sad time.
Carl & Kathy Benter
October 28, 2016
In thoughts and prayers. Special person and reflects in the family.
Dan & Diane Krueger
October 27, 2016
Everyone's life is an open book, with a story just waiting to be told. But like any good book the ending is not always the way you want it to be. Tomorrow we will turn the page and a new story will begin.
dan kuen
October 27, 2016
Cousin Joyce - So sorry for the loss of your daddy. My thoughts are with you and the rest of the family during this sad time!
Your distant cousin - Lisa
Lisa Mattern-Harper
October 26, 2016
Our thoughts are with you. Uncle Elmer was a wonderful man and will be greatly missed.You have our deepest sympathy.
Randall Bunkoske
October 26, 2016
I am so sorry for your loss. Elmer will be missed by many.
Diane Rabehl
Family Friend
October 26, 2016
We are so sorry for your loss--Geri Feucht and Tim Bachhuber
Geri Feucht
October 26, 2016
You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Dan Belligan
October 26, 2016
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