H.P. (Herbert Patrick) "Bud" Totsky

H.P. (Herbert Patrick) "Bud" Totsky, 72, Major-retired, USAF/ ANG/USAFR, died on Dec. 5, 2006 peacefully at home.

Born March 17, 1934 in Milwaukee to parents Herbert E. and Marian J. Totsky.

Preceded in death by both parents, an infant brother, James W., and younger brother, Roger W.

Loving husband to Gail M. (nee Nick) for 48 years, since Aug. 2, 1958, that produced three attractive and smart daughters, Kim E., Karen R. (Bill) and Kris N.

Granddaughter Shannon L. shared a special place in Budís life and was often regarded as the fourth daughter.

He was a brother to Sharon J. Haim, Michael J. (Renee) and donald A. (Renee). Proud grandfather to Shannon L. (Matt) Stai, Ashley N. DeCrosta, Alex R. DeCrosta and Shaun G. Thomas.

Visitation Sunday at Schaff Funeral Home, 2 p.m. until time of service at 6 p.m.

Committal and Air Force honor guard service will take place Monday at Holy Cross Cemetery Chapel at 11 a.m. Please meet at the chapel. Entombment at Holy Cross Cemetery.

Schaff Funeral Service, 5920 W. Lincoln Ave., Milwaukee, 414-541-7533, is assisting the family.

www.schafffuneralhome.com.