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Herman "Bud" W. Schemenauer

October 22, 1935 ~ March 4, 2023 (age 87) 87 Years Old
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Herman "Bud" Schemenauer Obituary

                Herman “Bud” W. Schemenauer, 87, of Chippewa Falls, died Saturday, March 4, 2023 at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire.

                Herman was born October 22, 1935 in Chippewa Falls, the son of John and Angeline (Bowe) Schemenauer. He served in the National Guard.

                On July 25, 1959, Herman married Patricia Goettl at St. Peter’s Church in Tilden. Herman worked at CT Film for 42 years. He was a member of St. Charles Church.

                Herman enjoyed fishing, hunting, The Packers and Brewers, family time, going up north to the cabin and was a loving and excellent husband, father and grandfather.

                Herman is survived by his wife, Pat; two sons, David (Rhonda) of Chippewa Falls and his children, Ryan (Sarah)and their children, Jace and Kade, and Nicole (Jason) Flackey and their children, Asher and Crew, Todd (Debbie) of Chippewa Falls and their children, Samantha (Brad) Lentz and their children, Gabriel and Theodore, Sydney and Seth; one daughter, Colleen (Mark) Yohnk of Chippewa Falls and their children, Brandi (Andrew) Hintze and their children, Abby and Elliott and Marcus (Tracy) Yohnk; two brothers, Steve (Mary Jane) Schemenauer and Allen (Marcella “Mitzi”) Schemenauer both of Chippewa Falls; three sisters, Eileen (Norman “Sam”) Schneider, Linda Whitelaw and Marcy Morrisette all of Chippewa Falls; and in-laws, William Secraw, Betty, Barbara and Cecilia Schemenauer, Donald (Judy) Goettl, Carl (Betty) Olson and David (Mary) Fanetti.

                Herman was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, Cyril, Percy, Merwyn, John “Jack” Jr. and Emmanuel “Butch” Schemenauer; and four sisters, Florine Goettl, Mary Ann Bohl, Iris Secraw and Sylvia Franz.

                A Memorial Mass will be held at 12 Noon Friday, March 10 at St. Charles Church in Chippewa Falls. Rev. Msgr. Michael J. Gorman will be celebrant of the Memorial Mass. Inurnment will be in Calvary Cemetery in Chippewa Falls at a later date.

                Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the time of services at 12 Noon on Friday, March 10 at the church.


Funeral services for Herman “Bud” W. Schemenauer were held at 12 Noon on Friday, March 10, at St. Charles Church in Chippewa Falls.

                Rev. Msgr. Michael J. Gorman was celebrant of the funeral Mass assisted by Mass servers, Steve Armstrong and Peter Murphy.

                Music during the Mass was provided by Abigail Lynch and the St. Charles Funeral Choir, and Veronica Borofka. Readings were given by Sydney Schemenauer and Brandi Hintz. Gift bearers were Nicole Flackey and Ryan and Seth Schemenauer.

                Urn bearers were David and Todd Schemenauer.

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March 10, 2023

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
St. Charles Church
810 Pearl Street
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729

Memorial Mass
March 10, 2023

12:00 PM
St. Charles Church
810 Pearl Street
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729


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