Paul R. Fletcher

Sept. 28, 1962 March 4, 2010

Paul R. Fletcher of East Troy, and a lifetime resident of the area, passed away on Thursday March 4, 2010, at his residence. He was 47 years old.

Paul was born in Waukesha on Sept. 28, 1962, the son of Morgan "Butch" and Kay (nee Lantz) Fletcher. He attended Mukwonago High School.

On Aug. 4, 2007, he married Kelly M. Klatt at St. James Catholic Church in Mukwonago.

Paul was an operating engineer for 10 years and ran his own business for 14 years. Paul enjoyed many different hobbies, anywhere from race cars and tractors, to spending time fabricating and "putzing" in his pole building.

Survivors include his wife, Kelly; his mother, Kay; a sister, Teresa (Gary) Putman of Gainesville, Texas; a brother, Steve of East Troy; his mother-in-law, Cathy (Kevin) Kreiser of Muskego; and a sister-in-law Kari (Chris) Gile of River Falls. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Paul was preceded in death by his father and a brother, Rick.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 9, 2010 at the Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home, 315 Main St., (Highway ES), Mukwonago.

A funeral service will take place at noon Wednesday, March 10, at St. James Catholic Church, 830 County Road NN East, Mukwonago. Burial will follow at Vernon Center Cemetery.

For any other information, please call 363-7126, or visit online at

"Paul was a very loving husband, and a very caring friend to all."