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Harold L. Schlitz


1936 - 2014 Notice Condolences
Harold L. Schlitz Notice
Schlitz, Harold L. Of Mequon, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Wednesday, March 12, 2014. He was born into this world on December 26, 1936. Harold valued an honest day's work. He retired after 30 years of service as the Accounts Receivable Manager at UW-M. He enjoyed traveling, tinkering, gardening, watching wildlife, and the finer points of wine, cheese, books and the arts. Above all, he cherished his immediate and extended family. He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Diane (nee Kozicki); children, Kerri (Greg) Knapp, Tim (Renee) Schlitz, Dan (Lei) Schlitz and Julie (Rob) Stelter; and 7 grandchildren, Laurel, Ben, Katherine, Matthew, Natalie, Heather and Ethan. Beloved brother-in-law of Byron Pester, Ethel Schlitz, Jim (Kay) Kozicki and Glenn (Kathy) Kozicki. Devoted cousin of LeRoy (Pat) Schlitz. Fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews, and many friends. Preceded in death by his parents, sister Doris Pester and brother Keith Schlitz. Friends may greet the family at the funeral home on Sunday, March 16, from 1 PM to the time of a Celebration of Harold's Life at 3 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials, if desired, may be made in Harold's name to Goodwill Industries of Southeast Wisconsin, the Mequon Nature Preserve or the United Performing Arts Fund (UPAF) of Milwaukee.
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Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Mar. 14, 2014
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