Eldred K. ‘Butch’ Haeuser, 49

Eldred K. "Butch" Haeuser, 49, passed away Sunday, Sept. 18 at the age of 49 after a brief stay at Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice. 

He was born Oct. 3, 1961 in West Bend. He was a graduate of Ozaukee High School, class of 1980 where he excelled in various sports including football, baseball and basketball. 

For many years Butch was employed at M. Ecker Co. in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. After relocating back to Wisconsin, he was employed at Bemis Mfg. in Sheboygan Falls. 

Butch was an avid Packers, Badgers, Brewers and Bucks fan and also enjoyed playing golf, poker and sheepshead. 

He is survived by his son, Ryan Haeuser of Sheboygan Falls; his mother, Karen (Leo) Trepes; his father, Eldred R. (Darlene) Haeuser; his sisters, Kris (Gary) Laubenstein, Dawn (Rob) Tolson and Diane Lee; his half-brothers, Darrin Haeuser, Dale (Trisha) Haeuser and Brian (Anita) Haeuser. He is further survived by step-brothers and step-sisters, other family members, many friends and former wife, K i m b e rly (Keuper) Longway. He was preceded in death by long time friend and companion, Lisa Hass. He is also survived by Lisa’s daughters, Courtney and Jessie. 

Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23 at Ballhorn Funeral Chapels, 1201 N. 8th St. Sheboygan 53081. A time of visitation and support will be held at the funeral chapel from 4 p.m. until the time of service. 

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in his name. 

Butch will be deeply missed by all whose life he has touched. 

A special thank you to the caregivers and staff at Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice for all their compassionate and loving care.