Harold Albert Oswald, 77
Aug. 22, 1938 — Jan. 6, 2016
Harold “Ozzie” Albert Oswald, 77, of Richfield, passed away Jan. 6, 2016, at his winter home in Fort Myers, Florida. He was born to Frank and Laura Oswald on Aug. 22, 1938, in Hartford. He married Phyllis (nee Fettig) on Aug. 26, 1961. Ozzie graduated from Spencerian College in Milwaukee. After a more than 30-year accounting career, he became a financial advisor and retired from Raymond James Financial Services in 2014. Ozzie was a member of the Slinger-Allenton Rotary for 48 years, the Knights of Columbus and the Wisconsin Senior Olympics Hall of Fame. He was a lifetime donor to the Blood Bank of Wisconsin.
He is survived by his loving wife, Phyllis; cherished children, Sandra (Bill) Nolte, Mark (Erica) Oswald, Laura (Kurt) Koenig and David (Victoria) Oswald; adored grandchildren, Kristina and Olivia Nolte, Daniel and Alexandra Koenig, Mark Jacob, and Andrew, Megan, Adam, Brian, Samuel and Abigail Oswald; two great-grandchildren, Kason and Adylen; siblings, Carol Murphy, Sharon Remillard, Dean (Jeany) Oswald and Terry (Jeff) Hamilton; and sisters-in-law, Regina (Cornelius) Keller, Paulina Fettig, Delores Fettig and Karen Fettig.
Ozzie is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Dennis; sister, Elaine; and siblingsin- law, Harold Murphy, Jerry Remillard, and Tony, George, Sebastian, Joanne, Dorothy, Katie, Leo and Mike Fettig.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16, at the Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Help of Christians at Holy Hill upper chapel, (1525 Carmel Road, Hubertus, WI 53033), with the Rev. Donald Brick OCD presiding. The visitation will be held from 10:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16, at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Ozzie’s Pitch-22 Foundation, for the purpose of providing youth scholarships in collaboration with Slinger-Allenton Rotary Club, would be deeply appreciated. Donations can be made to: Ozzie’s Pitch-22 Foundation c/o Annex Wealth Management, 12700 W. Bluemound Road #200, Elm Grove, WI 53122.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.