Doris J Schaff
Nov. 15, 1951 - July 9, 2022
Grafton, WI
Funeral Service:
Saturday, July 16, 2022
3:30 pm
Wieting Family Funeral Home
411 W. Main St.
Chilton, WI 53014
Funeral Visitation:
Saturday, July 16, 2022
1:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Wieting Family Funeral Home
411 W. Main St.
Chilton, WI 53014
Doris J Schaff
Grafton, WI

Doris Jean Schaff was a caring wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She left this world suddenly on July 9, 2022 with family by her side after a brief illness at Aurora Hospital in Grafton, WI. 

She was born to Arthur and Eunice Nennig on November 15, 1951. After graduating from high school, Doris met her husband, Dennis Schaff at a bar in New Holstein. They were married August 10, 1974. Together, they had 2  children. 

Doris has been retired for five years but before that she enjoyed working at Larry’s Market in Brown Deer for over 20 years.

Doris loved spending time in the kitchen making peanut squares for holiday’s and family functions, drinking red wine, watching Shonda bowl on Wednesday’s and Friday’s, going to Jim’s Grille to have lunch with friends and spending time with her grandchildren. 

Doris is survived by her husband, Dennis Schaff of Grafton, WI; daughter Camilla (Tim) Marking of Antioch, TN and Shonda Schaff of Cedarburg, WI; sister, Mary Ann Freund, brother-in-law, Don Jensen, brother, Art (Mary Ellen) Nennig, sisters, Barb (Wayne “Bud”) Wieting, Irene (Kerby) Merz, and Cheryl (Peter) Bakke, brother-in-law, Al Schaff, sister-in-law, Eileen (Donn) Dennis, sister-in-law, Peggy Schaff; grandchildren, Destinee and Hunter Marking of Rochester, MN. Many cousins, nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by her parents Arthur and Eunice, mother and father-in-law, Peter and Margaret Schaff, sister, Arline Jensen, sister and brother-in-law, Paula and Duane DuBois, brother-in-law, Doug Freund, sister-in-law, Gale Schaff, brother-in-law, Dale Schaff.

Funeral service will be at 3:30 pm on Saturday, July 16, 2022 at the Wieting Family Funeral Home (411 W. Main St.) in Chilton.  A time of visitation will take place from 1:00 pm until 3:15 pm on Saturday, July 16, 2022.  Those wishing to watch a live stream or archived recording of the funeral service, watch a memorial video, or view flowers and gifts given to the family may do so by clicking HERE.
Doris was the most caring lady. Always so thoughtful. I worked with Doris for 20 years and will always remember her gental and kind nature. My sincere sympathy to all her family.

Barbara Hein (Former co-worker) - July 12, 2022

May God hold all of Doris' family in His ever loving arms at this sad time. Doris was so humble and caring. She cared about everyone.

Pat Winkler Van Den Heuvel (first cousin) - July 12, 2022

Doris was always kind and thoughtful!

Susan Houdek (Co-worker ) - July 12, 2022

Doris was a fun lady to work with. Always listening to the oldies on the radio. Loved listening to the Christmas music the best. We will miss her greatly.

Peter & Lynda Federspiel (Former Co workers) - July 11, 2022

Doris was a very kind lady with a huge, giving heart. Deepest sympathy to her family for their loss.

Cindy Ehlers (Former Employer) - July 11, 2022

I am so sorry for your loss. Barb! I remember hearing about you and Doris and all the siblings while l worked at Chilton Village with your dear mother Eunice. May memories sustain you and your great faith strengthen you in the coming days and weeks.

Rev. Kris Lyn Borns (Friend) - July 11, 2022

I baby sat for Doris when her older sisters worked back in the days! I remember her as ma very sweet child and enjoyed my job as baby sitter for the Nennigs! My prayers are with the family at this sad time!

LaVerne Schmidt (friend) - July 11, 2022

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