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Martin E. Buschkoetter, age 76, of Jasper, Indiana passed away at 11:20 a.m. on Tuesday (November 24, 2015) at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center in Jasper.

Buschkoetter, Martin E.Martin was born in St. Henry, Indiana on August 26, 1939, to Ben and Lucille (Heim) Buschkoetter. He married Sharon Mehringer on May 18, 1961, in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Jasper, Indiana.

He was employed by Kimball for over 40 years.

He was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, the Jasper Moose, the Ireland Sportsman Club, and he was one of the directors of the Jasper Outdoor Recreation.

He enjoyed woodworking, puzzles, playing cards, fishing, farming, and spending time with his grandkids. He enjoyed sports and was an avid I.U. Basketball and Indianapolis Colts football fan.

Sharon Buschkoetter, Jasper, IN
Two daughters,
Cheryl Seger, and her husband, Pat, Dubois, IN
Pamela Weyer, and her husband, Tony, Ferdinand, IN
Two sons,
Rick Buschkoetter, and his wife Sherry, Jasper, IN
Mike Buschkoetter, and his companion, Debbie Kerstiens, Ferdinand, IN
Six Grandchildren
Two sisters,
Lillian Sickbert, and her husband, Art, Jasper, IN
Mary Lou Sanders, and her husband, Albert, Huntingburg, IN
Four brothers,
Anthony Buschkoetter, Huntingburg, IN
Charles Buschkoetter, Dubois, IN
Paul Buschkoetter, Petersburg, IN
Ben Buschkoetter, and his wife Debbie, Huntingburg, IN

Preceding him in death are one son, Jeffrey Buschkoetter, one daughter-in-law, Christy Buschkoetter, one grandson, Garrett Weyer, one sister, Bertha Veller, one brother, John Buschkoetter, and one sister-in-law, Mary Lou Buschkoetter.

Funeral services for Martin E. Buschkoetter will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday (November 28, 2015) at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Jasper, with burial to follow in Fairview Cemetery.

Friends may call from 2:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday (November 27, 2015) at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper. The Jasper Moose will have a memorial service at 6:00 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church or to a favorite charity.

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