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Debra M. Schaefer, 64, Lake Mills

October 16, 2017 GMT

LAKE MILLS — Debra M. Schaefer, 64, of Lake Mills, died on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017.

She was born on Sept. 3, 1953, in Watertown, the daughter of the late Harold and Alice (Ward) Butzine.

She was a graduate of Lake Mills High School, class of 1971.

Survivors include her husband, Thomas; two children, Kris (Kim) Bleiler and Melissa (Gregory) Bleiler; two grandchildren, Cal Bleiler and Lily Bleiler; five siblings, Diana Gottschalk, Ron Behm, Jim (Laurie) Butzine, Marilyn (Daryl) Taylor and Penny (Everett) Hockett; special niece, Cindy Behm; other relatives and friends.

She also was preceded in death by her brother, Leslie Butzine; and step-daughter, Tanya Tyrer.

Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 20, at the Rock Lake Baptist Church in Lake Mills.

Friends may call on Friday at the church from 4 p.m. until the time of services.

A time of fellowship will follow in the church basement.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.

Claussen Funeral Home is assisting with arrangments.