Moritz ‘Harold’ Kuhne

Oct. 23, 1929 - Oct. 14, 2011

Moritz "Harold" Kuhne of New Berlin found peace Friday, Oct. 14, 2011, at Seasons Hospice at the age of 81. He was born Oct. 23, 1929, in Arizona, the son of Moritz Frank and Ethel (nee Gobel) Kuhne.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean conflict. Harold was a member of St. Matthias Episcopal Church and of the American Legion. He enjoyed attending his grandchildren’s sporting events and was an avid hunter. Harold will be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Janet (nee Bowman) of New Berlin, along with their children, Kay Ellen (Lyle) Haddenham of Waukesha, Georganne (Brian) Prom of New Berlin, Kurt (Cheryl) Kuhne of Mukwonago and Eric (Ann) Kuhne of New Berlin. He was the proud grandfather of Saeed, Sami, Jessica, Sean, Jacob, Alison, Nicholas, Andrea, Rachael, Natalie and Nicholas. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Norman, as well as his parents.

Visitation will be held from noon until the 1 p.m. memorial Mass on Wednesday, Oct. 19, at St. Matthias Episcopal Church, 111 E. Main St., Waukesha, WI 53186. Interment with full military honors will take place following the service at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Harold’s name are appreciated to the St. Matthias Endowment Fund (address above).

For further information, please call Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to to leave the family an online tribute.