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October 13, 1909 – Sunday, May 30, 2010

Service Information
Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Winsted, M
Saturday, June 5, 2010
10:30 A.M.

Visitation Information

Edward Clemens Habisch, age 100, of Alexandria and formerly of Winsted passed away on Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at Knute-Nelson Nursing Home in Alexandria.

He was born in Winsted on October 13, 1909 the son of Frank & Elizabeth Laxen Habisch.

Ed graduated from Holy Trinity High School.

On October 13, 1937, Edward C. Habisch & Opal R. Krasen were joined in holy marriage at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. God blessed their marriage with two daughters.

Through the years, he was employed at Foremost Dairies in Howard Lake and as a welder at both Sterners and Millerbernds.

Ed enjoyed vacations out west, especially Yellow Stone National Park.

He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted and a longtime member of The Winsted Fire Department.

Survived by a daughter: Scherey Johnson of Alexandria; grandchildren: Dorothy Cox, Jennifer Marcuson (Rob Cumberbatch), Elizabeth Johnson, Sara (Thomas) Foust, John (April) Goor; great-grandchildren: Adam Habisch, Alex Habisch, Aaron Habisch, Jack Habisch, Mercedes Marcuson, Cassandra Larkins, Calvin Larkins, Deanna (Sam) Salmons, Justin Cumberbatch, Danielle Cumberbatch, Sophie Johnson, Adam Johnson, Thomas (Ashley) Foust, Alex Murphy, Amadeus Murphy, Dominick Goor and Robert Goor; great-great-grandchildren: Morgan Foust & Blair Foust; son-in-law: Robert Goor; a brother: Alfred Habisch and a sister: Rosella Remer; many nieces, a nephew, great nieces and great nephews.

Preceded in death by his wife: Opal Rose Habisch on January 30, 2007, a daughter: Beverly Goor on August 24, 1991, parents: Frank & Elizabeth Habisch.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Edward Habisch was held on Saturday, June 5th at 10:30 A.M. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Interment Holy Trinity Cemetery.

A visitation was held on Friday, June 4th from 4-8 P.M. at The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. A Prayer service was held at 7:00 P.M.

Casket Bearers were Adam, Alex, Aaron and Jack Habisch, Calvin & Cassandra Larkins.

The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted served the family.

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