William Francis Haake
January 4, 1921 - December 31, 2013
William Francis Haake, 92, was called by God on Tuesday, December 31, 2013, surrounded by his loving family. He was born January 4, 1921 in Queens, New York, a son of the late William G. Haake and Anna Neubert Haake.
Mr. Haake served in Marines during WWII as a captain. He was a member of Masonic Lodge - Steele Creek in Charlotte. He was a member of VFW #10420 in Murrells Inlet, a member of DAV of Conway and Captain of the Charlotte police department reserve unit. He was a member of Tilly Swamp Baptist Church. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend, who will be greatly missed.
Mr. Haake is survived by his wife Cecile Mckenzie Haake of the home; four sons, Jerry W. Pond of Conway, Billy Haake II, Richard A Haake (Carolyn) and Eric Frank Haake (Karen); one daughter, Arrenna Hernandez of Conway; one brother, Col. Arthur H. Haake of Virginia; five grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6:00pm - 8:00pm Thursday January 2, 2014 at Watson Funeral Services.
The Funeral Service will be held at 11:00am Friday January 3, 2014 at Watson Funeral Services Chapel with Rev. Scott Altman officiating.
Burial will follow at Westside Memorial Gardens.
Please sign a guestbook at watsonfuneralservices.com.
Watson Funeral Services and Crematory, 2300 Hwy 378, Conway, SC is serving the family.
Watson Funeral Services & Crematory
2300 Highway 378 Conway, SC 29527
Published in The Sun News on Jan. 2, 2014