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Darrel D. Buch

November 18, 1950 ~ June 4, 2022 (age 71)

Obituary

Darrel D. Buch, age 71, of Schofield, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022, at Wausau Aspirus Hospital. He was born in Wausau on November 18, 1950, to Earl and Arlene (Koenig) Buch. Darrel graduated from Wausau Senior High in 1968. He earned a degree in mechanical drafting from Fond Du Lac Technical Institute in 1971 and a certificate of advance blueprint reading from North Central Technical Institute in 1973. Darrel was employed by J.I. Case for 20 years, perfecting his welding skills; was a co-owner of Kelly Club Sports Bar in Schofield from 1983 until 1998 and owner and chef at Mr. D's Establishment from 1998 until 2004.

Darrel was united in marriage to Debra Thompson on September 18, 1976, she survives. Their 45 years of marriage has been an adventure. Darrel had the most amazing sense of humor, a tender hearted playful spirit who enjoyed teasing children and family members. Everybody knew him by his silly stories and beautiful smile. He was one of a kind.

He is survived by his wife, Debra of Wausau; siblings Gary Buch and Debbie Buch both of Wausau; his brother-in-law Don (Ann) Thompson of Aniwa and sister-in-law Delores (Ken) Wirth-Meyer of Wausau along with many nieces, nephews, great and great-great nieces and nephews and many friends,

Darrel was preceded in death by his parents: Earl and Arlene and brother-in-law Bob Wirth.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2022, at 12 noon at Brainard Funeral Home, 5712 Memorial Court, Weston. Rev. Justin Novitski will officiate. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM until the time of service at the funeral home. The service will be live streamed at www.brainardfuneral.com. Committal services will take place at a later date.

A special thank you to Darrel's sister Debbie for being our Angel, spending time with Darrel when Debra was unable to and for everything you have done for us. Debra would also like to thank her work family and friends for the calls, texts, visits, and notes of caring. We could not have walked through this season without all of you.

Brainard Funeral Home, Weston is assisting the family with arrangements.  To share condolences and memories with the family, please visit www.brainardfuneral.com.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
June 11, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Brainard Funeral Home - Everest Chapel
5712 Memorial Court
Weston, WI 54476

Funeral Service
Saturday
June 11, 2022

12:00 PM
Brainard Funeral Home - Everest Chapel
5712 Memorial Court
Weston, WI 54476
 

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