Harold Straub, 79


Harold Straub, 79, of Campbellsport passed away Saturday, March 27 2010, at his home surrounded by his family.

He was born April 13, 1930, to Andrew and Elizabeth (nee Liebel) Straub in the town of Ashford. On July 7, 1956, he was united in marriage to Nancy Suckow in Campbellsport. Harold served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War from 1951 to 1953, stationed in Germany. He was a member of St. Matthew Catholic Church in Campbellsport. He was employed at the West Bend Company for 50 years and was a member of the 25 Year Club. Harold also did carpentry work, building and remodeling several homes in Campbellsport. He enjoyed spending his free time with his family and was an avid hunter and fisherman.

He is survived by Nancy, his loving wife of 53 years; his children, Bonnie (Dale) Amerling, Tammie (Mike) Lindsley and Don (special friend, Pam Perkins) Straub, all of Campbellsport; his grandchildren, Kevin (Maureen) Amerling, Lisa (special friend, Mark Bong) Amerling, Kari Amerling, Brandon Straub and Larisa and Laci Lindsley; and his great-grandson, Owen Bong. He is also survived by his brother, Henry (Betty) Straub; and his sister, Kathryn Krueger, both of Campbellsport; his sister-in-law, Mary Becker of West Bend; and many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a grandson, Danny; a brother, Albert; brothers-in-law, Allan Krueger and Allen "Buddy" Becker; and sisters-in-law, Sally Straub and Betty Liates.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, March 30, at 7 p.m. at the Twohig Funeral Home, 109 W. Main St. Campbellsport. Revs.Bev Hansen and Dave Stone will officiate. Entombment will be Wednesday at Ledgeview Memorial Park in Fond du Lac. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 30, from 4 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home.

Memorials are appreciated to Campbellsport Hunters Safety or Cedar Community Foundation.

Twohig Funeral Home is serving the family. Guestbook and online condolences at www.twohigfunerals.com 

The family would like to send special thanks to Dr. Smale and Dr. Sammis and to the Cedar Lake Community and their staff for their care and compassion given to Harold over the past several years.