Elmer F. Scheets

Nov. 21, 1927 - June 26, 2011

Elmer F. Scheets, a longtime Waukesha resident, died Sunday, June 26, 2011, at LindenGrove in Waukesha at the age of 83. He was born in the town of Brookfield on Nov. 21, 1927, one of three sons of the late Ervin W. and Emma (nee Brunner) Scheets.

Elmer was employed by the School Sisters of Notre Dame in Elm Grove for more than 30 years as a maintenance worker. In 1975, he married Margaret "Rosie" Krug; she preceded him in death June 4, 1998. Elmer was a faithful member of St. William Catholic Church in Waukesha for many years.

He will be sadly missed by his brother, Ervin G. Scheets of Waukesha, along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to his wife Margaret, he was preceded in death by his brother John and sisters-in law Violet Scheets and Lois Scheets.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the 10 a.m. funeral Mass on Thursday, June 30, at St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd. Waukesha. The Rev. Curt Frederick will preside. Burial will immediately follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.

If desired, memorials are appreciated to the LindenGrove Foundation, 13700 W. National Ave., New Berlin, WI 53151.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com to leave the family an online tribute message.