Gail A. Beyer

Beyer, Gail A. Entered into Eternal Life on January 23, 2014, at the age of 89. Beloved husband of Doris Kresheck-Beyer. Loving father of Gail "Tiger" (Teri Kieffer) Beyer II and Mary Irene (Beyer) Greub. Proud grandfather of Catherine Isabella Greub. Dear brother of the late Norton Beyer. Further survived by other relatives and good friends. Gail was a 1943 graduate of Sheboygan High School. Immediately following graduation he became a member of the 101st Airborne Division and went on to proudly serve his country during WWII, serving in the D-Day invasion, June 6, 1944, the Battle of the Bulge and was a highly decorated WWII veteran. He was a member of the American Legion Post #449 and the VFW Post #9496. Gail was a part of the "Greatest Generation"! He had his own accounting practice and upon retirement pursued his musical interest and formed the "Ten Tones" a ten piece orchestra. He had a true love for nature and enjoyed spending time outdoors, especially in the north woods of Wisconsin. But above all, Gail's love for family was unsurpassed; he will be deeply missed and never forgotten. Visitation will take place on Wednesday, January 29, from 9:30 to 11:30 AM at Three Holy Women - Holy Rosary Church, 2011 North Oakland Avenue, Milwaukee, followed by the celebration of the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 AM. Interment at Southeastern Veterans Cemetery in Union Grove will be private for the family. Memorials in Gail's name may be made to Holy Rosary Parish.

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Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Jan. 26, 2014