Stella S. Buchholz

July 4, 1918 - July 12, 2007

Stella S. Buchholz 89, of Mukwonago, passed away Thursday, July 12, 2007, at her residence. She was born July 4, 1918, in Milwaukee, to William Zielinski and Lucy Haufman.

On June 29, 1940, she married Henry Buchholz in East Troy. She was a homemaker and member of Royal Neighbors and the Mukwonago Fire Department Auxiliary. She also was a member of St. James Catholic Church.

She is survived by her husband, Henry; children, Robert (Sandra) Buchholz of Mukwonago, Joyce Stott of Eagle and Marlene (William) Pettit-Bott of the town of Vernon; sister, Stephanie Bernau of East Troy; and eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Jos; and granddaughter, Mary Kay.

The family would like to thank Dr. Martin Kerns and Mary Siefert for all their help and support for these many years.

Visitation will take place from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Monday, July 16, at St. James Catholic Church, 830 Highway NN, Mukwonago, officiated by the Rev. Frances X. Malloy. Interment will take place at St. Peters Cemetery in East Troy.

Memorials can be made to St. James Catholic Church.

Schmidt & Bartelt-Van Valin Funeral and Cremation Services of Mukwonago, 363-7126, is serving the family.