Buddy Schnell age 82 of Chaska, MN and formerly of Stillwater, MN, died Friday, February 21, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital in Shakopee, MN. Buddy was born and raised in New Richmond, WI. He was a beloved father and grandfather and was an avid golfer. He is preceded in death by his son, Gregory Schnell; sisters, Veradell Schnell, Lorraine Jackson. Buddy is survived by his children, Barb (Chris) Peebles of Chaska, MN, Jackie (Greg) Gerten of Chaska, MN, Ryan (Shari) Schnell of Ellsworth, WI; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and brother, Lloyd (Shirley) Schnell of Lee’s Summit, MO. A Graveside service was held on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 2:30 pm at the Fairview Cemetery in Stillwater, MN. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services Beebe Chapel of New Richmond.