Oshkosh Daily Northwestern (WI)
Wednesday, January 1, 2003
Walter L. "Benny" Hable
Walter L. "Benny" Hable, age 89, of Oshkosh, died Sunday afternoon December 29, 2002 at his home. He was born in Oshkosh on September 3, 1913 the son of the late Peter and Josepha Sonnleitner Hable. Walter married his wife the late Florence Spanbauer on May 17, 1941 in Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Oshkosh. He was a member of Laborers International Union of North America, Local #1086, was employed at Badger Concrete for many years, and retired from Duwe Precast.
Survivors include four daughters, Sharon J. Schultz, of Appleton; Judy (Dennis) Stebane, Kaukauna; Deb (Dwight) Becker, Omro; Lynn Hable, Lakewood; seven grandchildren, Richard and Brad Schultz, Scott and Travis Stebane, Tracey (Bryan) Te Beest, Nick and Amanda Becker; two great-grandchildren, Mikayla and Cody Te Beest and two sisters-in-law; Lucille Spanbauer and Ardis Hable. Walter is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
He was preceded in death by two sisters; Agnes and Rose; four brothers, Frank, Alfred, Herbert, and Lawrence.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday January 2, at 11 a.m. in Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rev. Thomas Raynebeau officiating.
Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Family and friends may call at the church on Thursday Morning from 9:30 a.m. until the hour of services.
In lieu of flowers a memorial in Walter's name has been established.
Fiss & Bills-Poklasny