George J. Krumlauf, 83, of Huron, died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2007 at his residence, after an extended illness.
He was born Feb. 5, 1924, in Somerset, Ohio, and came to Huron in 1956. He worked for Wilkes & Company, Huron, and retired in 1988 after 30 years of service. He was a former co-founder and co-owner of the Twine House Restaurant, Huron. He was always helpful to friends and family. He enjoyed golf, the Erie County Senior Center; the Donut Shop with his buddies and his monthly neighborhood luncheons. He enjoyed the kids and grandchildren.
He was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church, Huron; Knights of Columbus 5023, Huron; Huron Eagles; Plumbers and Steamfitters Union 42; American Legion of Sandusky; and was a U.S. Navy Veteran of WWII having served in the Pacific Theater.
He is survived by a daughter, Karol A. Krumlauf of Huron; two sons, Michael J. (Jamie) Krumlauf of Kettering, Ohio, and Patrick D. Krumlauf of Huron; six grandchildren, Jaclyn, Katie, Ryan, James "J.J.", Elizabeth and Leah Krumlauf; three sisters, Leah Hemmer of Zanesville, Ohio, Joanne (Bert) Severance of Millersport, Ohio, and Ruth Keenan of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sally H. Krumlauf in 1998; sisters, Margaret Krumlauf, Mary Finck, Barbara Kover, and Pauline Sweeney; and brothers, Ernie and John Krumlauf.
Friends may call from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Foster Funeral Home, 410 Main St., Huron. A Funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Peter Catholic Church, 430 Main St., Huron, with the Rev. Jeffery Sikorski officiating. Burial will be in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.
Contributions may be made to St. Peter Church, Huron, or to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be sent to fosterfh.com.