Helpful Links

Helpful Links

Funeral Basics is a web page that is extremely helpful both at the pre-planning stage as well as the at-need stage. This web page contains great information. As always, please feel free to contact our staff to assist with any questions you may have.


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We've also put together a list of hospitality resources for friends and family who may be unfamiliar with the area. Feel free to explore all that our community has to offer below.


Department of Health and Human Services
This site has information for Medicare & Medicaid Services. There are many questions that our elderly citizens face and this site can help answer them.

Medicaid Eligibility

Wisconsin Medicaid Eligibility Handbook
This site has information regarding eligibility for Medicaid. Section 16.5 refers to Funeral or Burial Trusts.


Patriot Guard Riders
The Patriot Guard Riders is a diverse group of over 150,000 people from every state in the nation that have come together to Honor our fallen military at funeral services, and if necessary, to shield their families from unwanted distractions. We have one thing in common: an unwavering respect for those who risk their very lives for America's freedom and security. If you share this respect, please join us at www.patriotguard.org and learn more.

Hospice Care

Comfort Care & Hospice Services
Our mission is to provide and ensure meaningful and compassionate comfort (palliative) and end-of-life care. This will be accomplished by competent, financially responsible, caring staff and volunteers. We will work collaboratively with other providers.

AseraCare Hospice
At AseraCare Hospice, our family-centered approach ensures that the needs and wishes of both our patients and their families are met throughout the hospice experience.

Local Interest

Wittenberg Chamber of Commerce
The Wittenberg Area, Shawano County, is centrally located between Wausau and Green Bay in the heart of Central Wisconsin at the intersection of US Hwy 45 and Wisconsin State Hwy 29. Visit our website to find out further information about Wittenberg and what it has to offer you.

Funeral Related

Appleton Marble & Granite Works
We have been representing Appleton Marble & Granite Works for over 9 years. They are a reputable company located in Appleton, Wisconsin. Contact Jennifer Schmidt at (715) 253-2713 or (715) 449-2688 to purchase your monument today.

Genealogy Searching

Shawano County
We are a local group of genealogy researchers. We live here in Shawano County and have put together a local website to better help other researchers. We are working hard to transcribe all the Vital Records we can. We have finished indexing the huge volumes of obituaries stored here in Shawano, which now has reached over 85,000

Local Hotels

Best Western
W17267 Red Oak Lane Wittenberg, WI 54499
Phone: (715) 253-3755‎ | Fax: (715) 253-3759 | Toll-Free: (800) 228-5150

The Best Western is conveniently located between Green Bay and Wausau. It is minutes from area attractions including the Cedar Creek Factory Outlet, the North Star Casino, Shawano, Cardinal Stritch University, Northcentral Technical College and UW Marathon County. The Central Wisconsin Airport is 30 miles from the hotel.

The Best Western provides friendly customer service, comfortable accommodations and affordable rates to everyone visiting the Wittenberg area.

Guests are invited to enjoy amenities like free continental breakfast, free coffee, free local calls, free weekday newspaper, fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool.

Business travelers will appreciate conveniences like data ports and the Conference Center with lounge. Competitive corporate rates are also available

Chet & Emil's Motel
Railroad St. Birnamwood, WI 54414
Phone: (715) 449-2297

The Chet & Emil's Motel is conveniently located between Antigo & Wittenberg. It is minutes from area attractions including the Ho-Chunk Casino and North Star Casino.

Chet & Emil's Motel provides friendly customer service, comfortable accommodations and affordable rates.

Schmidt & Schulta Funeral Home | (715) 449-2688
445 Main St., PO Box J, Birnamwood, WI 54414

Schmidt & Schulta Funeral Home | (715) 253-2713
401 W. College Ave., PO Box E, Wittenberg, WI 54499

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