A Hartford Family Needs Your Help

The Hartford Community is raising money for the Buchholz Family

and we need your help.


Why does the Buchholz Family need your help?

    On January 14th, Bill Buchholz, father and husband, suffered a ruptured aneurysm in his brain and the next day had undergo a risky coiling procedure. Bill is currently in the NSICU at St. Luke's Hospital in Milwaukee and his future is taken day-to-day. Before the aneurysm, Bill was suffering from intestinal issues and had surgery over the Holidays. Bill's prior health issues, plus the aneurysm, has left him unable to work and medical bills have been piling up.

To read more about Bill's medical status, please click the link below to read daily updates:


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How You Can Help:

  • Donate money to the Buchholz Family Fund at Glacier Hills Credit Unions. An account has been set up in the name of the family and you mail or drop off cash or a  check at Glacier Hills to deposit in the family account. Please make the check out to Amy or Bill Buchholz. Glacier Hills has two locations in West Bend and one location in Hartford. To confirm this is a legitimate account you can call Carolyn at 262-673-6065. For location addresses or hours, please visit:  http://www.glacierhillscu.org/locations.html
  • Keep the family in your thoughts and prayers. The family has been remarkably strong and credit the community for their strength. Please visit the Aurora Healthcare Patient Status website (above) and check in on Bill's status and pray for his recovery. 
  • Forward this e-mail to others so they can help.   

About the Buchholz Family:

   Bill and Amy Buchholz both grew up in Hartford. They have three young boys: Mitchell (13), Austin (11), and Garrett (9). The family lives in the city of Hartford with their dog, Chance. The family is very active in Hartford area sports, boy scouts, and church activities. Bill enjoys spending time with his boys and has coached in the Hartford Soccer Club as well as the Hustisford Soccer Club. Bill was also team manager for Hartford Youth Football. Amy has been a KMSL Soccer Board Member, Hustisford Soccer Board Member, Hartford Soccer Board Member, Apparel Director for Hartford Youth Wrestling, Religious Education Teacher at St. Kilian's Church, and Committee Member with Boy Scouts Pack Number 3741.

Bill is employed by Ryder Transportation but will be unable to work for an extended period of time. Amy is a Inside Sales Representative at Signicast Corporation.

Bill and Amy are great parents and the family has remained so strong during this difficult time.


Thank you for any help you provide this family.

Your support is truly appreciated and needed at this time.