Jo Ann Buechel

Jo Ann M. Buechel (nee Weyer), 76, of Fond du Lac, passed away on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at the Hospice Home of Hope. Jo Ann was born on March 8, 1943 in Fond du Lac, the daughter of the late Alois and Irma Weyer (nee Gassner). She graduated from Lomira High School and on May 4, 1963, she married Francis Buechel at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lomira. Jo Ann worked at Nation Exchange Bank, Fond du Lac Register of Deeds, and also Wisconsin Title. She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and loved playing cards, especially Sheepshead. 

Those left behind to cherish her memory include her husband of 56 years, Francis; two sons, Robert J. Buechel of Fond du Lac and Michael W. Buechel of Atlanta; and two sisters-in-law, Helen (George) Costello and Loretta (Pete) Costello. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Marie (Nick) Schaub, Melvin (Connie) Buechel, and Evelyn Berenz Daun. 

Jo Ann’s family would like to thank 5 South at St. Agnes Hospital, the staff of the Hospice Home of Hope, and especially her friends, Bev, Sherry, Mary Jo, Elaine, Diane, Doris, and Marcia. 

Visitation will be held on Monday, July 8, 2019 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the Twohig Funeral Home, 305 Fond du Lac Ave, Fond du Lac, WI. 54935. A memorial service will take place immediately following the visitation. 

The Inurnment will take place on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 10:00 am at Calvary Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Holy Family Catholic Church or the Hospice Home of Hope.

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