Rod Buschkoetter, 60, Lake St. Louis, MissouriSeptember 10, 2020
Rod Buschkoetter, 60, of Lake St. Louis, Missouri died Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center in St. Louis.
He was born July 20, 1960, in Jasper, Indiana to Anthony and Mary Lou (Sermersheim) Buschkoetter; and married Diane Welp on April 25, 1987, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg, Indiana. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Rod was a graduate of Purdue University and was fortunate enough to work in the aviation industry, which he loved. He was employed at Sikorsky Aircraft, Sabreliner Aircraft, Triumph Aerospace/Fabritech and M International. In addition to his love for aviation, he enjoyed traveling and studying theology. He was known to be quick-witted with a great sense of humor along with a strong character and a deep devotion to his family.
He was involved with The Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA), Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA), Helicopter Association International (HAI), and the Air Force Association (AFA).
Rod is survived by his wife, Diane Buschkoetter of Lake St. Louis, MO; three children, Kyle, Craig and Andrea Buschkoetter all of St. Louis, MO; and one brother, Ryan Buschkoetter of Huntingburg, IN.
Friends are invited to attend funeral services for Rod Buschkoetter to be held at 10:00 a.m., E.D.T., on Monday, September 14, 2020, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. The funeral Mass will be celebrated by Fr. Biju Thomas.
Visitation will be held privately for family and extended family at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg. Memorial donations may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, St. Jude Children’s Hospital, St. Mary’s Church, or to a favorite charity. Condolences may be shared online at www.nassandson.com.
More on DuboisCountyHerald.com
The Indiana State Department of Health reported Friday eight new COVID-19 cases in Dubois County.
This is the last school year Mark Jahn will be principal of Cedar Crest Intermediate School.
The Indiana State Department of Health reported Thursday another COVID-19-related death in...
The Indiana State Department of Health reported Wednesday seven new COVID-19 cases in Dubois County.
The Indiana State Department of Health reported Tuesday six new COVID-19 cases in Dubois County.
Tom Schmitt sat in his pickup Wednesday, far away from the construction workers, watching the...
The Indiana State Department of Health has reported since Friday 20 new COVID-19 cases in Dubois...
As Kyle Gudorf and Lance Reynolds searched for their next great catch, the bowfishermen learned...