Robert E. Harrold

Harrold, Robert E. Died June 24, 2011, at the age of 65 years. Preceded in death by his parents, William and Loretta Harrold. Beloved husband of Paula and father of Michael (Joanne), Carl (Mary) and Jack Harrold Grandfather of James, Jennifer, Matthew and Daniel. Further survived by many dear friends. Bob was an amazingly diverse, passionate person in life. He was an accomplished racecar driver, volunteer fireman, computer, telecommunications and electronics field expert, and woodworker. He was possessed of great intellect and quick wit. His life long passion was music. He began music lessons at the age of 4 with the piano. Throughout his life, he would learn many different instruments and become an accomplished certified organist. His skill was requested for several religious albums, utilizing both his passion for music and expertise with technology. For the past 25 years, Bob brought together and directed the Irish Fest Liturgy for Peace and Justice Choir and was chosen to join Archbishop Timothy Dolan in 2006 on a pilgrimage following in the foot-steps of Saint Patrick through Ireland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, July 2, at 2:30PM, at Gesu Church (W. Wisconsin Ave., at N. 12th St.), with a visitation at church from 1:30PM until time of Mass. Donations in Bob's name may be made to Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care (3217 W. Fiddlers Creek, Waukesha, WI 53188) or Helping Hands at Lumen Christi Church (11300 N. St. James Ln., Mequon, WI 53092). BRETT FUNERAL HOME (414) 342-0692

Funeral Home

Brett Funeral Home
2001 West Wisconsin Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53233
(414) 342-0692

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on June 29, 2011