Howard E. Timm, 93
Feb. 12, 1922 -- March 24, 2015

Howard E. TimmFuneral Services will be held on Friday, March 27, 2015, at Trinity Lutheran Church-Freistadt, 10729 W. Freistadt Road at 11:30 a.m. for Howard E. Timm, who died on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at the age of 93 at Harbor Club in Port Washington, surrounded by his family. Interment church cemetery. Visitation on Friday at the church from 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Wounded Warriors Project appreciated. Special thanks to Harbor Club and Vitas Hospice staff from Howard’s family.

Howard was born Feb. 12, 1922, the son of Charles and Meta (nee Winter) Timm. He attended Boys Tech, where he received a tool and die apprenticeship. He married Elvira E. Raduka and they were blessed with two children.

Howard was in the U.S. Army during World War II. While in the Army, he was a POW and spent five months in a German work camp before being liberated in May 1945. Howard received a Purple Heart for his wounds received in action. He is a former member of the Mequon-Thiensville American Legion Post. Howard retired from Allen-Bradley Corporation as a tool and die maker after 27 years of employment.

Howard was a member of IAMAW-International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Union. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, bowling and golf. He loved the Badgers as well as the Packers. Some of Howard’s hobbies were stained glass and landscaping.

Howard is survived by his wife, Elvira; sons, Allen (Rita) and Dale (Cathy); grandchildren, Brian (Amy), Kevin (Kim), Todd (Lana) and Erin (Jason) Raasch; great-grandchildren, Brennan, Lauren, Jack, Ava, Leia, Ethan, Parker and Emma Timm; brother, Charles Jr. (Joanne); and brother-in-law, Bob Siegman; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Meta; brother, Raymond (the late Anne) Timm; sister, Ruth (the late Ed) Schulz; sister, Evelyn Siegman and one great-grandchild, David Timm.

Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory of Cedarburg is assisting the family. For online condolences please go to