Todd is the 4th generation of the Wachholz family in Princeton to continue on in the funeral business. He is the son of Warren and the late Roberta (Schwarze) Wachholz. Todd was raised in Princeton and graduated from Princeton High School. He graduated in 1984, from Milwaukee Area Technical College, receiving his degree in funeral service. He then began working with his father, Warren, and his uncle, Herbert Jr., at the Wachholz and Sons Funeral Home in Princeton. Todd married Jessica West in September of 1989, together they raised two sons, Blake and Jared. Jessica was raised in Wautoma, and graduated from Wautoma High School. In 2000, Todd managed the business operations and became the sole owner. Jessica has been with the funeral home since April of 2000, as the office manager and funeral assistant.