Howard P. Ohm, 92|
A Mass of Christian Burial was held for Howard P. Ohm, 92, of
Grafton, today, Jan. 24, 2012, at 10 a.m. at St. Francis Borgia North
Catholic Church. Father Al Veik was the presider. Interment took
place at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery in Milwaukee.
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Howard was born on Dec. 29, 1919, in Edgar the son of Herbert and
Miranda (nee Muluski) Ohm, who preceded him in death. He later
married Rosella Boncher on May 3, 1947, in Milwaukee. Their marriage
was blessed with three sons, Jim, Paul and John.
Howard served his country during World War II in the U.S. Army from
January of 1942 until his honorable discharge in November of 1945.
After leaving the U.S. Army, Howard worked for the Schlitz Brewery in
Milwaukee for over 35 years.
Howard was an avid gardener, who was known for growing gladiolas,
pumpkins, as well as other vegetables. He carried on the tradition
of making homemade bread after his wife, Rosella, passed away in
2004. Howard enjoyed golfing, hunting, fishing, as well as spending
numerous hours in his garden.
Howard is survived by his three sons, Jim Ohm, Paul (Donna) Ohm and
John (Lisa) Ohm; grandchildren, Angela, Andrea and Tricia; great-
grandchildren, Taylor, Scott and Brayden; and a brother, Cliff Ohm.
He is further survived by other relatives and friends.
Howard was preceded in death by his wife, Rosella Ohm; and a sister,
Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family.