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 four members each of whom is a business representative of a licensed cemetery authority, and two public members.

MemberOfficerMember TypeTerm Expiration
​​Porter, III, E. Glen
​Chairperson​​​Cemetery Member​7/1/2027​
​Schroedl, Bernard G.​Vice Chairperson​Cemetery Member​7/1/2021*
​Grathen, Patricia A.​Secretary​Cemetery Member​7/1/2022*​
​Reinemann, John F​.
​​Public Member​7/1/2024

Cemetery Member


​Public 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: 2/10/2023​