Cindy Lou Buchholz

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Cindy Lou Buchholz, 54, formerly of Gillett, passed away on Tuesday, July 4, 2017, after a brief battle with cancer.

Cindy was born on Aug. 18, 1962, to Ruby and the late Ernest Buchholz. She graduated with the Class of 1980 from Gillett High School and went on to graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater with a degree in teaching. Cindy taught at the West Allis School District and was a director at the Boys and Girls Club in West Allis.

Cindy is survived by her mother, Ruby; brother, Larry, and his friend, Jackie; and sister, Jean Buchholz. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Ernest.

Private funeral services will be held at Gruetzmacher Funeral Home in Suring. Interment will follow the service at Wanderers Rest Cemetery in Gillett.

Online condolences can be expressed at

The family wishes to thank Unity Hospice, Pastor Yolanda Radford-Sartin and Gruetzmacher Funeral Home.