Mamie B. Buechel

Mamie B. Buechel, 95, of Iron Ridge, WI, passed away on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at Hillside Manor in Beaver Dam.

Visitation for Mamie will take place on Wednesday, February 5th from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. noon at St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church Browns Corner. A funeral service will follow at the church at 12 p.m. noon with the Rev. Daniel Seehafer officiating. Burial will take place at St. John Cemetery Browns Corner.

Mamie was born the daughter of Emil and Ida (Jager) Schaefer on September 10, 1924 in Fall River, Wisconsin. She attended High Point School in the Tn. of Oak Grove. Mamie was united in marriage with John Buechel on May 19, 1946 in the Tn. of Oak Grove. Together with her husband John they farmed in the Tn. of Hubbard and she later retired from the West Bend Company in 1990.

Mamie was a member of St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church Browns Corner. She enjoyed cooking and baking, especially her poppy seed torte and apple pies. Mamie loved most spending time with her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by her children; Emil (Esther) Buechel of Iron Ridge, Raymond Buechel of Milwaukee, Carol Jacobs of FL, Blondie (Jerry) Green of Hartford, Shirley (Al) Krueger of FL, Karen (Jeff) Muenchow of Horicon, David (Jill) Buechel of Horicon and Phyllis (Ernie) Gerth of Horicon, fourteen grandchildren and twenty-three great-grandchildren. Mamie is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Mamie was preceded in death by her parents, her husband John in 1961, her sister; Bernice Reinhart, and brother; Lester Schaefer.

The family would like to give a special thank you to the 2nd floor of Hillside Manor.

The Koepsell Funeral Home in Mayville is serving the family. To make an online condolence or for more information visit