Harold M. Uelmen, 88
M. Uelmen, 88, of Campbellsport passed away Sunday Feb. 6, 2011, at Kathy
Hospice in West Bend.
He was born on July 5, 1922, in New Fane, the son
of Albert and Christina Schlosser Uelmen. On Oct. 9, 1948, he married
LaVerne R. Kuehl in St. Michaels. He was a member of St. Matthew’s
Catholic Church in Campbellsport.
Survivors include his seven children, Tom (Sue) of
West Bend, Bob (Sharon) of Juneau, Mary Stein (Steve) of West Bend, Donna
Markgraf (Jim) of Campbellsport, Jim (Kathy) of Kewaskum, John (Hilda) of
Fond du Lac and Patti Schickert (Jeff) of Campbellsport; 21 grandchildren;
19 great-grandchildren; his two sisters, Audrey Herriges (Richard) and
Arlene Schneider; his brother-in-law, Don Kuehl; his sister-in-law, Evelyn
Theimer; his special friend, Darleen Rochwite; nieces; nephews; other
relatives and friends.
Harold was preceded in death by his parents; his
beloved wife, LaVerne; his granddaughter, Shelly Markgraf-Schultz; his two
brothers-in-law, Richard Theimer and Edward Schneider; and his
sister-in-law, Shirley Kuehl.
Our father’s interests were many. He was an avid
hunter and fisherman, and he was involved in horseshoe and pool leagues.
He enjoyed playing cards and socializing.
He worked at St. Joseph Convent for 37 years and
for the Village of Campbellsport for 13 years. He was a past member of the
Campbellsport Volunteer Fire Department. He was always very proud of his
family and had many happy years filled with weddings, birthdays and
parties with very good friends. Now he is together again with his wife of
40 years, LaVerne.
Visitation will be Wednesday, Feb. 9, from 3 p.m.
until time of Mass at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, Campbellsport. A
Mass of Christian burial will be held Wednesday, Feb. 9, at 7: p.m. at St.
Matthew’s Catholic Church in Campbellsport. The Rev. Charles Bodden will
officiate and burial will be Thursday in St. Matthew’s Cemetery,
Twohig Funeral Home, Campbellsport, is serving the
family with online guestbook and condolences at www.twohigfunerals.com.