Harold H. DeKarske

Dec. 14, 1950 — April 7, 2015

Harold H. DeKarskeHarold H. DeKarske, 64, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 7, 2015. He was born on December 14, 1950, the son of the late Edwin and Gertrude (Kraemer) DeKarske.

Harold worked for the City of Oshkosh as zookeeper at Menominee Park, and in the Parks and Forestry Department for many years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, music, reading and collecting coins.

Harold is survived by his sons, Neil (Shaheda Govani) DeKarske of Oshkosh and Ian (Jana) DeKarske of Oconomowoc; mother of his sons, Kathryn DeKarske of Omro; granddaughter, Audrey DeKarske; and brother, Daniel (Kristine) DeKarske.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial service for Harold will be held Sunday, April 12, at 2:00 p.m. at Konrad­Behlman Funeral Home­Westside, 100 Lake Pointe Drive Oshkosh, WI 54904, with the Rev. Ralph DiBiasio-Snyder officiating. Visitation will be held on Sunday at the funeral home from 1:00 p.m. until the service.

Konrad-Behlman Funeral Homes is serving the family. For more information, call 920-231-1510 or visit online at www.konrad-behlman.com.