Aaron Alan Bracht of Somerset died Feb. 13, 2020. He was 45.
Aaron was born May 2, 1974, in St. Paul, Minn., to Alan Bracht and Connie Rudd. Aaron moved to St. Croix Falls at a young age. He graduated from St. Croix Falls High School in 1992. After high school, Aaron started working in the metal fabrication industry; which he continued for his entire career. In 1996, Aaron’s first daughter, Andrea Shoemaker, was born. He welcomed his second daughter, Payton Bracht, in 2004. In 2007, Aaron moved to Somerset where he continued to reside. Aaron loved spending time with family and friends, cooking/grilling, hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, music, bringing smiles to people’s faces and the Packers.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Roy Bracht, Ray Chaplinski and Barb Chaplinski; and uncle, Steve Chaplinski.
Aaron is survived by his daughters, Andrea Shoemaker and Payton Bracht; father Alan Bracht; mother, Connie (Eric) Rud; sister, Crystal (Tim) Lusk; nephews, Tim Lusk Jr. and Gavin Lusk; niece, Tadjah Lusk; girlfriend, Cathy Morelli; grandmother, Sylvia Bracht; special extended family, Hannah Gervers, Dalton Morelli, Logan Morelli, Katrina Couillard, Sebastian Couillard, and Ashley Lukes; also many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Funeral Services will be Feb. 23 at 3 p.m. at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Dresser, Wisconsin with visitation from 1:00-3:00 p.m. prior to the service at Church. Arrangements by the Grandstrand Funeral Home in Osceola, Wisconsin. Condolences may be expressed online at www.grandstrandfh.com