Gollner, Howard E. "Howie" Born to Eternal Life on Sunday, June 16, 2013, age 89 years. Survived by his loving partner Rosie Riemann of 33 years. Dear father of John, Rick (Glo), Paul (Jules), David, Barbara (Carol), Dan (Lauree), Colleen (John) Schmitt, Lori (John) Rucinski, Therese (Travis) Lehrer, and the late Bob McMahon. Grandfather of 16 and great-grandfather of 8. Preceded in death by his siblings Dolores Dryer and Earl. Also survived by other relatives and friends. Howie proudly served his country in the Army Air Corps during WWII
and was a POW in Germany, Stalag Luft IV. Howie was the past Wisconsin State Commander of the American Ex-POW's, commander of Wisconsin Barbed Wire Chapter, and Holy Name Society President. Visitation will be held at the Zwaska Funeral Home on Thursday, June 20, 2013, from 4:00PM - 7:00PM with a Prayer Vigil at 7:00PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at OUR LADY OF GOOD HOPE CHURCH, N. 41st St. and W. Good Hope Rd., on Friday, June 21, 2013, at 10:00AM. Procession to Wisconsin Memorial Park for Burial to follow.