Hilary R. “Buck” Lehnartz, age 72, of Nelson, WI passed away unexpectedly on Monday, May 15, 2017 at his home.
He was born on January 11, 1945 in Denver, CO a son of the late Wallace C. and Ella (Gusa) Lehnartz.
Buck both farmed and drove semi-trucks for several different companies. He also did carpentry work for numerous people throughout the area.
Buck enjoyed building model airplanes, from those you could fly with a remote control to two seater planes, he could build it. Quite simply, if Buck had a vision, he could build it. He also enjoyed hunting and fishing and will long be remembered for his great sense of humor.
Hilary will be sadly missed by his children, Christine (Tom) Hughes, Susan (Scott) Waltman, Tony Schimmel, Buddy (Shelby) Lehnartz, Jeffery (Amanda) Hayden and Donnie Hayden; 14 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; 5 siblings, Gordon, Margaret, Marie, Mike and John; also by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Besides his parents, Hilary was preceded in death by his brother, Phillip. Talbot Family Funeral Homes-Scenic Rivers Cremation Center assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.talbotfuneralhomes.com