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Paul Michael Hammes

December 20, 2021 | 34 comments

Paul Michael Hammes, 35, of Stoddard, WI, passed away on December 19, 2021, in his home.  He was born on August 2, 1986 to Al and Jean (Servais) Hammes.

Paul enjoyed welding, painting and building various things.  He loved the river and going fishing.  Paul was a very generous person and always took time to help anyone in need.

He is survived by his parents; siblings, Mark (Wendy Koeller), Nick (Gretchen Lindahl), Deanna (Adam) Klum; and many aunts, uncles, , nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Paul was preceded in death by his grandparents, Dave and Betty Hammes, and George and Ida Servais.

Private services will be held at a later date.



  1. Kathy Curti

    Dear Hammes Family,
    We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers.
    Greg & Kathy Curti

    • Ann Lounsbrough

      Thanks so much Kathy. Our hearts are heavy. He was a good guy.

      • Jennifer Dobbins

        Dear Jeanne and family
        So extremely sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to you during this difficult time

      • Mike and Mary Sheffer

        Our sympathy and prayers. So sorry.

  2. Pam Osthoff

    Jean and Al, we are so very sorry for your loss. You and your entire family are in our prayers 🙏
    Dennis and Pam Osthoff

  3. Corina DeFlorian

    Prayers to the Hammes Family through this difficult time! So sad to hear this!

  4. Marlene Heal

    So sorry to hear about the loss of Paulie. He was very creative in his art work. Will miss driving by and seeing his new additions. Prayers to the family🙏🙏

  5. Julie and Mike Tully

    We are so sorry for your loss! Paul was so good to us. He always had a joke for us, to make us laugh. He was so sweet to is when Karl died. Loved your dear son!

  6. Brooke Greeno

    Jean –

    So very sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to you and your family during this difficult time.

    • Pat Servais Hurda

      Al, Jeannie and Family- My heart aches for all of you. Thinking now of Paul going in our calf pens on the farm. Thoughts and prayers at this difficult time

  7. Katie Davis

    Thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. You are in my prayers.

  8. Molly Hanratty

    Dear Al and Jean, Pauly will always have a special place in our hearts. We were especially close to him when our kids went to Desoto. He was an accomplished fisherman and a warm hearted man who will be forever missed. Tim and Molly Hanratty

  9. Nancy Allen

    Dear Al and Jean, please know how very deeply sorry I am to hear of this tragic loss. Paul was such a good, kind man. I pray for your family, and I pray that he has found his peace.

  10. Tammy Daniels

    My condolences to the Hammes family. I am so sorry for your loss.
    My thoughts are with u all. RIP Paul.

  11. Janet & Gary Berra

    Jean, Al and Family,

    We are so sorry to hear about Paul’s passing. Our Sincere Sympathy to All of You.

  12. Penny Piurkowski

    Oh Jean, I am so sorry for your loss. My heart aches for you and your family. You have our deepest sympathy.

  13. Fred and Cindy Levendoski

    Hammes Family We send our sympathy to you. When we moved into the mobile home court he made us a white bird and he is in our yard. We will always remember him.Paul had a heart of gold. Fred and Cindy Levendoski

  14. Angela West

    I have so many wonderful memories of Pauly I don’t know where to begin. I’m really going to miss him. I will cherish all my fun childhood memories with him as my neighbor!! Lots of fun pool parties, bike rides, ghost in the graveyard, fishing excursions and soo many more!! My heart hurts for your family and I am sending lots of prayers and hugs your way!!

  15. Coulee Region Cremation Group

    Sincere sympathy to Al & Jean and family. So sorry for your loss.

    -Keith & Chris Magnuson

  16. Butch & Kathy Engh

    Condolences to the Hammes family. RIP Paul.

    Butch & Kathy Engh

  17. Magda carranza

    Sorry for your loss
    Pauly was a grown out man with a child soul.
    We for sure going to keep him in our hearts, and remembering him as a great friend, artist and pet lover!
    Forever in our hearts
    Magda Carranza , Abby, Arwen and Pirully

  18. Jess Brozek

    So sorry for your loss. He was a wonderful person. My thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

  19. Angela Tuchek

    My thoughts and prayers are with you Hammes family. Paul was a great person always giving me a laugh or helping hand at Waters Edge. I remember when we went hunting and both shot our first Rooster. I will miss him. He is in peace now.

  20. Diane Reinhart

    Al and Jean,
    Our deepest condolences to you and your family. Please know how much we care.
    Love, Rob and Diane

  21. Linda Heilman


    So sorry to read of your son’s passing.
    You will be in my thoughts.

  22. Ellen Finch

    Al, Jeannie, and family –

    We are so very sorry to hear of Pauly’s passing. We hold you close in our hearts and prayers.

    Paul and Ellen Finch

  23. Sharon Michalski

    Dear Al and Jeanne you and you’re family will be in my prayers and on the prayer list at church. Wish I could be there to comfort you. I will be in touch with you and want to laminate obituaries. You have our deepest condolences. Love, Sharon Michalski, Tom and Michele

  24. Greg Koelker

    I hurt for you all this morning. I always liked Paul; he was fun and full of it – a character if you will, in school. Please know we are thinking of you.

  25. Fred & Donna Goetzman

    Our sympathy to you in the loss of your son. All memories of him will remain in your heart.

  26. Kim Shockey

    Jean and family
    I’m so sorry for your loss. Thinking and praying for you and your family.

  27. Debi Schubert

    Dear Jean and Al,

    I’m sending my deepest sympathy and prayers to you
    at this difficult time. Jean, I remember your laugh and the
    good times we had at the Bank! I hope that laughter comes
    back to you soon, and you can remember all of your happy
    memories with Paul.

    Debi (Pelan) Schubert

  28. Lowell & Cindy Monroe

    We just heard about your loss of Paul. So very very sorry, Al and Jeanne.

  29. Gail Schams

    Jean & Al
    I am so sorry to hear about Paul.
    I can relate to what you are going through.
    God Bless you and your family.

  30. Joanna Kachel

    Al, Jean and the entire Hammes family; I’m so very sorry for the loss of your beloved son. Praying for Paul and your family. Joanna & Dave


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