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Charles J. Haberman

December 26, 2018

Charles J. Haberman, 94, of Waterloo, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018, at the Highland House of Waterloo.

Charles was born on Aug. 24, 1924, in the town of Waterloo, the son of Charles and Angela (Donegan) Haberman. He attended Jordan School and graduated from St. Joseph Catholic School in eighth grade. Charles farmed with his father and after moving to Waterloo with his parents was employed at Wilbur Lumber, Zibell Hardware, Peach Plumbing, Jim’s Cheese Pantry, all of Waterloo; and also the Marshall Public Schools. He was a lifelong member of St. Joseph Catholic Church (now Holy Family Parish-Waterloo Campus). He loved hunting pheasants and deer, trapping rabbits, watching the Packers, Brewers and Badgers, and he also enjoyed reading. Charles was a selfless and quiet man who was a friend to many and will be missed. He is survived by sister-in-law Anne Haberman of Waterloo; nieces and nephews Bonnie (Melvin) Martin of Marshall, Karen (Lynn) Robertson, Michael (Beverly) Haberman, Debra (David) Arians, all of Waterloo, Donna (Bill) Hubacher of Reeseville and Gregory Haberman of Marshall. Charles is also survived by great-great-nieces and -nephews, other relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, sister and brother-in-law Catherine and Clarence Hildebrandt and his brother Joseph Haberman.

A Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. on Friday at Holy Family Parish-Waterloo Campus with Father Jorge Miramontes presiding. Visitation will be on Friday from 9 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will take place at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery of Waterloo following the Mass.

Pederson-Nowatka Funeral Home is caring for the family. To place an online condolence, please visit www.ph-fh.com.

Pederson-Nowatka Funeral Homes

143 S. Washington St. Waterloo

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