Earl G. Buchholz
Feb. 22, 1922 – March 22, 2013
G. Buchholz of Pelican Lake, formerly of Waukesha, died Friday, March 22,
2013, at the age of 91. Earl was born in Antigo on Feb. 22, 1922, a son of
William and Edna Buchholz.
He married the love of his life, Elsie, on April 2, 1945. Earl proudly
served his country in the U.S.
Army during World War II. He was a firefighter for the city of Waukesha
for 29 years. Earl was a charter member of the Good Shepherd Lutheran
Church of Waukesha. He enjoyed living at his home on Pelican Lake and
being able to feed all the animals and birds that encompassed the area.
Earl’s greatest joy, however, was spending time with those he loved and
Earl will be dearly missed by his nephews, Brian (fiancée Ann Priesgen)
Buchholz and Dean (Vickie) Buchholz; sisterin- law, Helen Buchholz; and
aunts, Adeline Kroening and Lil Muenchow.
Earl is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Elsie; parents; and his brother,
Visitation for Earl will be held from 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. funeral
service Wednesday, March 27, at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker
Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. Private burial for the
family will be held at Highland Memorial Park, New Berlin.
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning
Services is serving the family. For an online obituary or to leave a
message of condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com,
or call 542-6609.