Fred L. Sarbacker, Jr.
1920 - 2014
Fred RedL. Sarbacker Jr. 93, of Bassett, Wis., passed away Friday, March 7, 2014 at Geneva Lake Manor in Lake Geneva. Wis. He was born Oct. 10, 1920, the son of the late Fred and Marie (Gelden) Sarbacker, Sr. On March 31, 1948, at Holy Name Church in Wilmot, Wis., he was united in marriage to Dorothy Armold who preceded him in death on Dec. 9, 2005. Red was the owner of Sarbacker Garage and later Bassett Auto. He served in the United States Army.
During his life Red was past commander of the Twin Lakes American Legion Post 544. He served on the Kenosha County Fair Queen Committee, Member of the Bassett HaHa, and the Knights of Columbus. He served as a Town of Randall Constable, served on the Randall Grade School Board, Member of the VFW
of Silver Lake, WI, member of the 40-8 of Kenosha, member of the Last Mans Club of Kenosha, involved with the Lakeland Little League. He was on the Town of Randall Planning Board, served on the St. Johns Church Board of Directors, Member of St. Johns Catholic Church. He was an avid Chicago Cubs and Green Bay Packers Fan and enjoyed watching NASCAR races and Matt Kenseth.
The family would like to especially thank the caring staff of Geneva Lake Manor for the care Red received.
He is survived by his son, Rick (Karen) Sarbacker; grandchildren, Kristen (Dan) Gauger and Eric (Robyn) Sarbacker; great grandchildren, MacKenzie, Elliot and Billy; honorary grandson, A.J. Johnson; sisters, Donna (Len) Rego and Babe Kasken. He was preceded in death by his brother, Ray and sister, Katherine Derome.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 10, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. at the Haase-Lockwood & Associates Funeral Homes 620 Legion Dr. Twin Lakes, WI. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until the time of services. Memorials may be made to the Randall Fire Dept P.O. Box 8 Bassett, WI. Online condolences may be made at Haaselockwoodfhs.com