Derek T. Lemkuil, 35, Beaver Dam, died Friday, Sept. 1, 2017.

Derek was born June 12, 1982, the son of Richard and Marianne (McFarland) Lemkuil in Brookfield. On July 17, 2004, he married Tabatha Skenandore in Milwaukee.

Derek was employed with Busse Manufacturing SJI Corp. of Randolph. He enjoyed range shooting, riding his motorcycle and wood crafting. Most of all, Derek enjoyed spending time with his family.

Derek is survived by his wife, Tabatha; three sons, Austin Skenandore, Sean Lemkuil and Owen Lemkuil all of Beaver Dam; his mother, Marianne (Joe) McFarland of Lannon; his sister, Tiffany (Al) Sanderson of Lannon; his brothers, Ricky (Jenny) Lemkuil of Ohio, and Erick Wilson of Lannon; mother-in-law, Julie Skenandore; father-in-law, Ken Wischer; sisters-in-law, Shelia Wischer of Milwaukee and Sabrina Demmith of Marinette; brother-in-law, Michael Demmith; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father and his son, Devin.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Sept. 9, at noon at Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home, N7199 N. Crystal Lake Road, Beaver Dam, with Joseph Mahas serving as master of ceremony. A visitation will be held prior from 10 a.m. until the time of service, also at the funeral home.

Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at