THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
William T. Scheller
Issue Date: August 2, 2018
William T. Scheller, 69, of Scottsdale, Az., formerly of Marinette, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018, from respiratory failure due to ALS.
Born in Green Bay, he grew up in Marinette and graduated from Marinette Catholic Central. He attended UW-Marinette where he excelled in Soccer and his jersey was retired at the school. He then graduated from UW-Green Bay, where he was named All-American for Soccer.
He served in the National Guard for six years in the Reserves and had a career in sales for the building trades industry.
In younger years, he loved scouting and became an Eagle Scout and now loved being with his grandchildren.
He is survived by a son, BJ (Flor) Scheller; a daughter, Kimberlee Scheller; five grandchildren; three sisters, Vickie (Don) Althaus, Laura (Jim) Dachel and LaNiece Menor and special people in his life, Debbie Scheller, Cindy Scheller and Jan Biles.
Services were held at Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Scottsdale. Burial will be held in Marshfield at a later date.