Martin "Bud" Charles Sittler, Elkhorn, WI (1937-2014)
January 13, 1937 - August 14, 2014
Martin “ Bud” Charles Sittler. 77, of Loveland Road, Elkhorn, WI, died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at his residence. He was born Jan. 13, 1937, in Aurora, IL, the son of the late Edward and Bernadine (Kocher) Sittler. Bud served in the US Army. Bud enjoyed farming and for many years worked with Dave Mathesius with the spring planting and fall harvest. Bud worked for Hub Blacktop of Elkhorn, for several years and was a patrolman with the Walworth County Highway Department for over 23 years, retiring in 2000. Bud was a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church of Elkhorn, Knights of Columbus Council #3464 and served as the Grand Knight in 1979, He served on the cemetery board for Mt. Olivet Cemetery. He enjoyed snowmobiling, ATVs and camping; in the past years, he really enjoyed spending the winters in Florida.
Bud is survived and will be deeply missed by his loving family which include his three children: Cindy (Bruce Troxel) Sittler of Sun Prairie, WI, Diane (Randy) Papcke and Charles (Fiancée Melisa ) Sittler, both of Elkhorn, WI; four grandchildren: Derrick, Skyler Papcke, Heather and Brandon Sittler; five sisters: Jean (Norm) Brummel of Elkhorn, WI, Dolly (Robert) Steinhouse of Virgil, IL, Florence “Sis” Wiesbrook and Lois (Wayne) Konicek, both of Yorkville, IL, and Kathy (Dudley) Markham of Menomonie, WI; two sisters-in-law, Fran Sittler of Newark, IL, and Jeannie Sittler of Estero, FL; and by several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends. Bud was preceded in death by a sister, Patricia VanDerwiel; and two brothers, Ronald “Red” and Art Sittler.
Funeral service will be held at 11:30 AM Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at HAASE-LOCKWOOD & ASSOCIATES FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 730 N. Wisconsin Street, Elkhorn, WI, with Father Oriol Regales officiating. Burial will be at Springfield Union Cemetery, Springfield, WI. Visitation will be at the FUNERAL HOME on Sunday from 1 until 5 PM. On-line guestbook is at www.haaselockwoodfhs.com.