William F. Haack

William F. Haack, 72, of the town of Scott, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at the Cedar Lake Health Care Center in the town of West Bend.

He was born on June 2, 1935, in West Bend, the son of the late Ervin and Helen (Ramel) Haack, and on Nov. 11, 1961, he was united in marriage to Jane Elliott in Sheboygan Falls.

Jane preceded William in death on Dec. 15, 2006.

William proudly ser-ved his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, and he was employed by the Oneida County Sheriff’s Department as a corrections officer for 15 years.

William enjoyed working at the YMCA Kettle Moraine Camp Matawa, especially working with the horses.

He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in the town of Scott.

Survivors include five children, Jim (Pam) Haack of Tomahawk, Dan (Lisa) Haack of Rhinelander, Jonathan Haack of Fond du Lac, Joanna (David) Mellenthin of Kewaskum and Dollie Rains of Bettendorf, Iowa; eight grandchildren, Amanda and Rebecca Woller, Barbara Rae Jane and Josiah Haack, Ashley and Cecily Mellenthin, Abigail and Benjamin Rains; a great-grandson, Trevor James Houpt; two sisters, Bernice Goedde of Plymouth and Beatrice (Kenneth) Stahl of Fort Wayne, Ind., other relatives and friends.

In addition to his wife and parents, William was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Victor Goedde.

Funeral services for William will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in the town of Scott with Rev. Kurt Ziemann officiating.

Military graveside rites and burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Relatives and friends may call on Wednesday at the church from noon until the time of services.

Memorials to the Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery Fund are appreciated.

The Miller Funeral Home in Kewaskum has been entrusted with William’s service.

Additional information and guest book may be found at www.millermartinfh.com.