MERTON

Henry H. Buenting

Feb. 5, 1929 - Feb. 2, 2006

Henry H. Buenting, 76, of Merton, died Thursday, Feb. 2, 2006, at the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center.

Henry was born Feb. 5, 1929, the son of Fred and Elizabeth Buenting. He served in the U.S. Army and worked as a crossing guard in Merton for the past 15 years. He was a member of St. Clare’s Catholic Church in North Lake.

Henry is survived by his wife, Roselynn (nee Pedersen) Buenting; his daughter, Denise Derry of Fort Atkinson; two sisters, Joan (Jerry) Reed of Camargo, Ill., and Marie Kuhlman of Champaign, Ill.; a brother, Marion Buenting of South Milwaukee; and four grandchildren, Rosetta, Tracey, RJ and Natalie. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Henry was preceded in death by his first wife, Sylvia, and two brothers, Herman and Richard.

Visitation will take place from 11:30 a.m. until the 12:30 p.m. funeral service Sunday, Feb. 5, at the Pagenkopf Funeral Home, 1165 E. Summit Ave., Oconomowoc.

The Pagenkopf Funeral Home, 567-4457, is assisting the family.