Gerald Haber

Gerald Haber

Gerald "Jerry" Haber, 76, Neenah, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013, at Parkview Health Center, Oshkosh, where he resided for the past three years. He was born June 15, 1936, in Neenah, son of the late Leo "Bud" and Ruth (Peterson) Haber. He graduated from Neenah High School. Jerry was employed by Marathon Corp. as a welder for many years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding his bike, socializing with family and friends, and had a special love for his beloved pets. Jerry was a member of St. Gabriel Catholic Church, Neenah.

Jerry is survived by his sons: Timothy, Terry and Robert Sr.; 8 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; a brother, Tom (Sharon) Haber, Oshkosh; a sister, Joanne (Dante) Del Ponte, Campbellsport; a sister-in-law, Darlene Haber, Kimberly; and many other nieces and nephews.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Jim Haber, and his two wives: Lois Shiefelbein and Myra Ashman.

Funeral services will be held at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at the Kessler Funeral Home, 304 S. Commercial St., Neenah. Interment will be in St. Margaret Cemetery, Neenah. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Tuesday from 3:00 p.m. until the time of the service. A memorial has been established in Jerry's name.

The Haber family would like to extend a special thank you to the staffs of Parkview Health Center and Elijah's Place, for the wonderful care they gave to Jerry.


Published in Oshkosh Northwestern from Mar. 31 to Apr. 1, 2013