Obituary: William Robert Huettl

William Robert Huettl, 57, of Brussels, died at his home on Sunday, December 12, 2021.

He was born August 12, 1964 in Laona, son of the late Gerald Wayne Huettl Sr. and Alice Faye (Knapp) Vogel. Bill graduated from Sturgeon Bay High School with the Class of 1982. He worked for Emerson Electric for many years until their closure and then worked for Hatco. Bill married Cathy Worachek and they had two beautiful children – Elizabeth and Steven. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, working on vehicles, and spending time with his grandchildren.

Bill is survived by two daughters, Elizabeth Huettl and Sara Maccaux; three special grandchildren, Anthony, Aaliyah, and Adriana Esteves; brothers, Gerald (Colleen) Huettl Jr. and Rick (special friend, Terri) Huettl; sister, Teresa Vogel; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father, Gerald Huettl Sr.; mother, Alice (Clarence) Vogel; son, Steven Huettl; ex-wife, Cathy Huettl; brother, Scott Wilmot; and grandparents, Carl and Ester Huettl and Homer and Lucille Knapp.

A service to honor Bill’s life will be held on Thursday, December 23, 2021 at Huehns Funeral Home at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in Bill’s name to Huehns Funeral Home to assist with funeral costs.

Visitation for family and friends will be held at the funeral home from 12:00 p.m. until the start of the service. 

Expressions of sympathy, memories, and photos of Bill may be shared with his family through his tribute page at