Herman J. Stadler, 91|
Oct. 5, 1925 — Feb. 5, 2017
Herman J. Stadler, 91, of Newburg, died Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, at the Cedar Lake Health Care Center. He was born Oct. 5, 1925, in the town of Saukville in Ozaukee County to the late John and Philomena (nee Islitzer) Stadler.
Herman worked for Mercury Marine in Cedarburg for more than 25 years.
After retiring, he enjoyed driving the big tractors and working on the farms of Alois Fechter of Saukville and Ed Stemper and John Kertscher, both of Fredonia.
He enjoyed travelling to many states in the west and southeast. He was a league bowler for many years for businesses in Newburg and was also a member of the Newburg Fire Department in his younger years. He made his home in Newburg for many years until moving to the Cedar Lake Health Care Center about three years ago.
Herman enjoyed going fishing and hunting with his friends and family members and also going on a few casino runs.
He is survived by his brother, Rudy (Marcy) of the town of Saukville, and his 11 nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Philomena, and his siblings, Elsie (Sigfried) Primas, Ann (Wilmer) Kertscher, Theresa Stadler and Violet, Charlie and Adolph, who all died in childhood. A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, at the Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend with the Rev. Jerome Repenshek officiating. The family will greet visitors from 4-5:45 p.m.
Rudy and his wife Marcy would like to say a special thank you to the staff at Cedar Lake Home Campus for their care and compassion for Herman during his stay, also to his nephew Russ Stadler and his wife Corey for the help maintaining his property and all his medical needs in his later years.
The Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend is serving the family. Online guestbook and condolences are available atwww.schmidtfuneralhome.com.