MONONA -

Emery "Bud" Schaeffer, age 81, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 23, 2013.

He was born on March 14, 1932, in Dayton, Ohio, the son of Melvin and Marjorie Schaeffer. Bud served as Lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force. He graduated from Ohio University in 1954 with a degree in Business and Accounting.

Bud was an agent with Allstate Insurance Company in Middleton until his retirement.

He is survived by his daughters, Sandra Schaeffer, Lisa (Dick) Spangler, Vicki (Dale) Scovill, Virginia (Randy) Holley; son, Robert (Beth) Schaeffer; and sister, Carole Moon. Bud is further survived by 13 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Dennis.

Private services will be held. Online condolences may be made at www.gundersonfh.com.