Cemetery Board

The Cemetery Board is created in Wis. Stat. § 15.405(3m) and works with the Department of Safety and Professional Services as defined at Wis. Stat. Ch. 440, subch. IX.


The members of the Cemetery Board are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Legislature to serve 4-year terms. The Board consists of 4 members each of whom is a business representative of a licensed cemetery authority, and 2 public members.

MemberOfficerMember TypeTerm Expiration
Groh, Francis J.ChairpersonCemetery Member7/1/2020
​Schroedl, Bernard G.​Vice ChairpersonCemetery Member​7/1/2022
Grathen, Patricia A.SecretaryCemetery Member7/1/2022
Cantu, KathleenPublic Member7/1/2012*
​Reinemann, JohnPublic Member​7/1/2020
​VacantCemetery Member

*Board members whose terms have expired may continue to serve until their successor is confirmed by the Senate.


None at this time.

Last updated: 9/27/2018