Harold F. Marose

Nov. 22, 1922 May 30, 2012

Harold F. Marose, 89, of Waukesha, was welcomed home by his heavenly father Wednesday, May 30, 2012. He was born Nov. 22, 1922, in Waukesha, the son of Frank and Lilia (nee Dagenhardt) Marose.

Harold was a 1941 graduate of Waukesha High School and on Oct. 9, 1948, he married Doris Yatzeck in Waukesha. Harold proudly served in the U.S. Army, 42nd Rainbow Division, in the European theater during World War II.

Harold was a lifelong member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Waukesha. He was an avid deer hunter and musky fisherman, and was an accomplished wood worker, wood carver and portrait artist, using various mediums.

Harold will be sadly missed by his sons, Paul (Kay) of Juneau and John (Sue) of Waukesha; daughter, Donna of Hartland; and grandchildren, Nicole, Jackie and Jim. Harold is further survived by a sister, Carol Herr of Milwaukee; sister-in-law, Mary Lou Marose of Waukesha; and many nieces and nephews.

Harold was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Doris; parents, Frank and Lilia; brother, Frank; brothers-in-law, Walter, Elmer and Jay Yatzeck, Ralph Herr and Frank Gabrysiak; and his sisters in-law, Francis Gabrysiak and Geri Yatzeck.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 6 p.m. funeral service Sunday, June 3, at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 700 Beechwood Ave., with the Rev. Arthur Koepsell presiding. Entombment will be at Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 700 Beechwood Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For an online obituary or to leave a message of condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneral-Home.com, or call 542-6609.