Harold J. Schlaefer, 78

Harold “Pete” J. Schlaefer, 78, passed away Monday, May 16, 2016, at The Kathy Hospice in West Bend.

He is survived by his children, Peter (Elizabeth) and Sue (Cary) Krajcik; grandchildren, Samantha (Tom) Staude, Kimberly (Jon) Hoesly and Thomas; and great-grandchildren, Brady and Elena Staude with one on the way. He is further survived by his former wife, Gretchen, and other relatives and friends.

Pete is preceded in death by his parents, Alvin and Laura (nee Dettman); sister, Grace Goehner; and brother, George Schlaefer.

A private family service was held.

The family would like to thank the staff at The Kathy Hospice for all their care.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.