William Christian ‘Bill’ Buyatt
Oct. 21, 1929 – Feb. 24, 2012
William Christian "Bill" Buyatt
of Dousman passed away peacefully at LindenGrove Health Care Center while
surrounded by his loving family on Friday, Feb. 24, 2012, at the age of
82. Bill was born in Jump River on Oct. 21, 1929, the son of Syrvie and
Alfa (nee Oleson) Buyatt.
Bill married Lois Reynolds-Paul-Buyatt on Oct. 20, 1984. He played
baseball, horseshoes and loved to bowl. Bill was an avid outdoorsman and
would never turn down the chance to go fishing, hunting or camping. He
loved his dogs, "Butter," "Gizmo" and
"Bitsy." Above all, Bill loved his family and spending time with
Bill will be dearly missed by his wife of 27 years, Lois; his children,
Steven (Julie) Buyatt of Palmyra, Linda (Terry) Novotny of Ladysmith, Mark
Buyatt of Georgia, Shawn Buyatt of Apple Valley, Minn., Sandie (John) Holz
of Dousman, Mike (Louise) Paul of Union Grove and Yvonne (Fred)
Butterfield of Dousman; his 14 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; his
siblings, Lloyd (Vera) Buyatt, Alfred (Hilma) Buyatt and Ardelle (the late
Ervin) Hink; many nieces and nephews; and many other family and friends.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, Syrvie and Alfa; his brother,
Clinton; his sister, Betty (the late Virgil) Gavigan; and his
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until the 6 p.m. funeral service Saturday,
March 3, at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N.
Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. Dennis Henn will officiate the service.
A memorial gathering and burial at Mount Nebo Cemetery in Jump River will
take place at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated by the family to Home &
Hospice Advantage Hospice, 1155 Quail Court, Suite LL, Pewaukee, WI 53072.
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning
Services is serving the family. For an online obituary or to leave a
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