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Wayne Scheel

Wayne Scheel Wayne Scheel

Wayne R. Scheel, 63, Loyal, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020, at Marshfield Medical Center, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., on Saturday, Aug. 15, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Loyal. Visitation will be held at the church, on Saturday, from 9 a.m. until time of service. Pallbearers will be Paul J. Bugar, Paul Brostowitz, Paul Hoesly, Dean Hoesly, Glenn Parks and Russell Tremelling. Rev. Leo Johnson will officiate, and burial will follow in the parish cemetery, with a meal to follow at the Loyal Sportsmen’s Club.

Wayne Ralph Scheel was born on Sept. 11, 1956, in Waukesha, to Wayne and Patricia (nee Noziska) Scheel. He attended grade school at a little school on the outskirts of Waukesha, and graduated from Waukesha High School in 1974. Wayne started working when he was 12 years old, at Ray’s Auto in Elm Grove on weekends, washing and painting walls, gassing up cars and servicing them. After high school, he started working as a mechanic and worked at Peck’s Meat Packing in Milwaukee, on trucks, trailers, cars and pickups. Wayne then worked for Waukesha Truck Sales, and then for KS& S Enterprises (King Sales & Service) in Menomonee Falls. In addition, he went to work for Ernie Butterfield (Butterfield Trucking), and also for Weber Trucking Service, and Ace Redi-Mix. In 1995, Wayne came to Loyal and in October 1995, he began working at Paul Bugar Trucking Inc., and he remained working there until the time of his death. He was a very talented heavy truck and equipment mechanic/technician. Wayne was baptized and confirmed in the Catholic faith on April 19, 2003, at St. Anthony Church in Loyal. Wayne was united in marriage to Susann M. Bugar on Oct. 11, 2003, at St. Anthony Catholic Church. He was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church, and had many interests, which included spending time with his wife and extended family, especially his nieces and nephew, Nicole, Danielle and Paul Hoesly, who had a special place in his heart.

Wayne is survived by his wife, Susann, of Loyal; his children: John and Donald; his mother: Patricia Scheel of Greenwood; one brother: Scott (Connie) Scheel of Greenwood; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Paul J. Bugar, Mary (Dean) Hoesly, Lawrence (Lois) Brostowitz, Barbara (Christopher) Kluck, Joanne (Bill) LaBarge, Peter (Denise) Brostowitz, Leonard (Vicki) Brostowitz, Mark (Suzan) Brostowitz, Roxanne Miller, Suzanne Ebert, Paul Brostowitz, Diane Brussow, and Polly Ann Thomas; two nieces: Nicole and Danielle Hoesly; and three nephews: Paul Hoesly, Craig (Christine Rall) Scheel and Cody (Katie) Scheel.

He was preceded in death by his father, Wayne Scheel, on April 23, 2018; and inlaws: Ceceilia Bugar on Jan. 19, 1971, Paul R. Bugar, on March 3, 2007, and Barbara Bugar, on Feb. 20, 2017.

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Cuddie Funeral Home, Loyal, is assisting the family with arrangements.