Vanselow, Harold A.
Harold A. Vanselow, died peacefully Sunday, April 14, 2013, age 90. Beloved husband of Mavis (nee Van Acker) for 66 years. Loved father of Patricia (Richard) Schwai. Grandfather of Jennifer (David) Cathcart and Jeffrey (Bernadette) Schwai. Great-grandfather of Kaylie Schwai and Lily, Evan and Emma Cathcart. Preceded in death by his sister, Anita V. Rooney.
Visitation was held on Monday, April 22, 2013, at Luther Manor Faith and Education Center, 4545 N. 92nd St., Wauwatosa, from 1 to 2 p.m. followed by Masonic and memorial services. Private interment at Wisconsin Memorial Park.
Harold graduated from Rufus King High in 1940. He proudly served as a Naval Aviator in World War II
. He was a Past Master and 50-year member of James A. Garfield Lodge #309 F. & A.M. "Mr. Van" served as City of Wauwatosa Treasurer for 22 years. Upon retirement, he contributed his financial expertise to several projects in Lakewood, WI. He was a dedicated blood donor, pilot, and ground school instructor.
He will be remembered as an interesting man who made many acquaintances along the way.
In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to Luther Manor Foundation or The Gideons International.
Krause Funeral Home, 9000 W. Capitol Dr., Milwaukee, WI 53222