WAUSAUKE, Wis. — Thomas W. Buchman, 61, of Wausauke, Wis., passed away Oct. 29, 2012 at Bay Area Hospital in Green Bay following a sudden illness.
He was born March 4, 1951 in Antigo, Wis., the son of Della (Wierschke) and Lawrence Buchman.
Thomas graduated from Rochelle Township High School in 1969. He was a Sergeant in the Marine Corps from 1971 to 1975 at Cherry Point, N.C.
He was most recently employed as a truck driver.
Thomas enjoyed hunting, fishing and doing wood crafts.
He is survived by his children, Stephanie Buchman of Rochelle, Michael Buchman of Darien, Wis., Heather Buchman of Cudahy, Wis., Jarrod Buchman, Emilie Buchman and Krystal Buchman of Amberg, Wis.; grandchildren, Andrew Halverson, Dalton Pyne, Catrina Buchman and Ashlynn Roberts; great-granddaughter, Alexa; brother, Terry (Gail) Buckman of Michigan; sisters, Shirley (Doug) Pittman of Ashton and Susan (Terry) Stinnett of Ashton; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded by his mother, Della Hogan; father, Lawrence; sister, Rosemary Hogan; and brother, Chris Hogan.
Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service will be held on Friday, Nov. 2 at 1 p.m. in Amberg, Wis.