Harvey G. Richter

Harvey G. Richter of Newburg died on Jan. 9, 2010.

He is the beloved husband of Evelyn (Ingish) and the late Sharon Huggins. Dear father of Tom (Susan) Richter and Ellen (Deb O'Nell) Richter. Step-father of Donna (Scott) Taylor, Robert (JoEllen) Ingish, David (Carol) Ingish, James Ingish, Ellen Schmidt and Linda (John) Auchter. He is further survived by 16 grandchildren, his two cats, Twinkles and Hobbit, two sisters, Grace (Paul) Koch and Ruth Behrend, and a sister-inlaw Gene Richter.

He is preceded in death by his brother, Herbert Richter.

Harvey will be missed by other relatives and friends.

He was a former employee of the state of Wisconsin as a Weights and Measures Inspector in this area and the Milwaukee Suburbs.

A funeral service will be held Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010, at 2 p.m. at the Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend. Visitation will be Saturday from 11 a.m. until 1:45 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Washington County Humane Society or the Albrecht Free Clinic in West Bend are appreciated.

Harvey's family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Robert Gibson, Dr. Eric Olafsson and all the nursing staff at St. Joseph's Hospital in West Bend.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family. Online guestbook and condolences are available at www.schmidtfuneralhome.com.