Harvey W. Rose

Harvey W. Rose, 74, of Jackson died on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2006 at his home.

He was born on June 12, 1932 in Jackson to the late Harvey and Cecelia (nee Leopold) Rose.

Following his graduation from West Bend High School, Harvey began working for the Wisconsin Electric and Power Co., where he was a member of Local 2150.

At the time of his retirement in 1988, he was a crew leader.

On May 6, 1949, he was united in marriage to Mary Ann M. Indermuehle in Dubuque, Iowa.

Throughout his life, Harvey loved spending time outdoors. His passion for hunting and fishing were things he enjoyed sharing with his children and grandchildren.

The family would gather to spend time together at their getaway place in Montello.

Harvey was also an active spectator at many events that his family participated in.

He was a member of the Jackson Fire Department for 40 years, serving as chief for several years prior to his retirement; a local police officer for the village of Jackson and Washington County for many years; the Washington County Fire Chiefs Association; the Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs Association; and the Wisconsin Fire Inspectors Association.

He also was a member of Christ Lutheran Church, serving as an usher, a member of the church council and would also volunteer as a janitor.

Survivors include his beloved wife of 57 years, Mary Ann; six children, Cheri of Green Lake, Susan (Lee) Krueger and Michael (Kathleen), both of Jackson, Catherine (Don) Wittmann of the town of Farmington, James of Jackson and Tom (Sheila) of West Bend; 16 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers, Gordon (Carole) of Montello and Ronald (Darlene) of Fond du Lac; a sister, Betty Ann Limbach of Allenton; a sister-in-law, Phyllis (Rollie) Bestor of Orem, Utah; two brothers-in-law, Ray-mond (Darlene) Indermuehle of West Bend and John (Muriel) Indermuehle of Cottage Grove, Ore.; nieces; nephew; other relatives and many friends.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Joyce Engelhardt, and two brothers-in-law, Ralph Engelhardt and Michael Limbach.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, N168 W20152 Main St. (Highway 60), Jackson.

Visitation will be at the church only on Wednesday from 2:30 until 6:30 p.m., with a walk-through by the members of the Jackson Fire Department prior to the services.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Cancer Society or the Aurora Visiting Nurse As-sociation Hospice Program are appreciated.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of Jackson is serving the family.

www.schmidtfuneralhome.com