Earl ‘Red’ Halverson, 85

Earl "Red" Halverson, 85, passed away on April 16.

He was the beloved husband of Maureen (Mickey);  dear father of Kim 
(Ron Heyen), Earl J. Halverson (Bernice), Scott Halverson and 
MaryAnne Richter; doting grandfather to Stephanie Halverson, 
Elizabeth Gilbert, Jacqueline (Jason Gailey), Nicholas Heyen and 
Reigina Timm; loving great-grandfather to Noah James Gailey and 
Hayden Leroy Allan Seibel; beloved son of the late Orley and Meta 
Halverson;  son-in-law of Clarisy Lennartz;  and brother-in-law to 
Mary and Charlie LeBow and John and Kandace Lennartz.  He had a 
lifelong unique relationship with Melody and Sonny Gensler. He is 
also survived by a host of close relatives and friends.

A celebration of life will be held on Wednesday, April 20, 2011, at 
Lumen Christi Parish, 138 Buntrock Ave, Thiensville, from 3 p.m. to 6 
p.m. A prayer service will follow. Private interment for family will 
be at Wisconsin Memorial Park on Thursday.

He proudly served in the U.S. Navy. He was an avid bowler and 
employee of Strachota Milshore Bowl for 17 years. He was an 
invaluable employee of Metropolitan Cadillac for 49 years and 10 months.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the family.

Special thanks to Aurora Advanced Healthcare, Columbia St. Mary’s 
Ozaukee Hospital and Horizon Hospice for their compassionate care.
Schramka-Densow Funeral Home in Thiensville is serving the family.