Rachel Voeller, 56, of Fond du Lac passed away Wed. Feb. 20,
2013 at Froedtert Hospital in Wauwatosa. She was born on Nov. 29, 1956 in Port
Washington, the daughter of Rochus and Shirley Rismeyer Voeller, Jr. Rachel was
a 1976 graduate of Goodrich High School and worked as a CNA first at the Fond du
Lac Lutheran Home for 20 years and later at Woodlands and Comfort Keepers.
Rachel enjoyed working with children, spending time with her dogs and cat and
visiting with her family. She was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church.
Survivors include her nephew Chad Voeller and his wife Lynette of Brandon, her
great nephew Alexander James, her lifelong friend and “sister” Valerie Duer of
Fond du Lac, her good friend Barbara Kirst of Plymouth, her aunts and uncles
Cynthia “Sister” Keller of Port Washington, Marion Rismeyer of Belgium, Betty
“Musty” Bodi of Milwaukee, June and Donald Rismeyer, Charlotte Rismeyer, Donny
Plier, Adrian and Pat Voeller, Joe and Shirley Voeller and Pat Voeller all of
Port Washington and Al and Lois Voeller of Oklahoma, many cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers Byron, Rochus III
“Rocky”, and Thomas, and her uncles and aunts: Eddie Voeller, Cliff Rismeyer,
Louis and Betty “Musty” Bodi, Joe and Beverly “Lubby” Jovanovich, Roger Keller,
Wally Rismeyer, Harold “Buddy” Rismeyer, Lloyd Rismeyer, Adriann Rismeyer,
Janice and Eddie Beke, Raymond “Ziggy” and Jean Rismeyer.
Visitation will be Friday Mar. 1st from 5:00 PM until time of services at St.
Peter’s Lutheran Church, 1600 S. Main St. Fond du Lac. Funeral services will be
held Friday Mar. 1st at 7:00 PM at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church. Rev. Matthew
Guse will officiate and inurnment will be in Zur Ruhe Cemetery, Cedarburg at
1:00 PM on Mar. 9th with the family leaving St. Peter’s Church at Noon.
Memorials are appreciated to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church. Twohig Funeral Home
Fond du Lac is serving the family with online guestbook and condolences at