William Huth

Sept. 7, 1944 Ė July 12, 2013


William A. Huth, age 68 of Wales, entered eternal life July 12, 2013.

He was the beloved husband of Myra (nee Martz) for 38 years. He was the brother of Stephen (Patricia) Huth of Colorado and uncle of Katie (Dan) Wiesner and M.G. Huth. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, Elsie (nee Padula) and Max Huth. He was the brother-in-law of John Martz of New York. He was the dear friend of Marita and Mariano Schifalacqua and a host of friends from JCI.

Bill was a software director and developer at Johnson Controls for 29 years and then became an independent consultant. He obtained three US patents, a Chairmanís Award for Excellence, and a most accomplished team award.

Bill held memberships in the Association of Computing Machinery, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society, Sigma XI Honorary Research Society, and Sigma PI Sigma Physics Honorary Society. He loved music and played the tenor and alto sax in high school and college. Bill loved knowledge and was an avid reader. He was a graduate of St. Ignatius High School in Chicago, class of 1962.

He earned a bachelorís degree from Loyola University and a masterís degree in physics from Marquette University.

Friends may visit Monday, July 22, from 3:30 p.m. until the time of the funeral mass at 5:00 p.m. at The Church of The Gesu Catholic Church, 1145 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53233. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Billís name may be made to Marquette University, memo line: William Huth, College of Arts and Sciences or online at www.marquette.edu/giving.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services, 121 S. Cross St., Oconomowoc, is serving the family. For more information, call 262-567-4459 or visit www.schmidtandbartelt.com.