Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

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Alumni Obituaries

William Haumesser

William J. Haumesser, 85 of Medina went to his heavenly home on Sunday, October 1, 2017. He was born on March 29, 1932 in Litchfield, Ohio to the late John and Armella (nee Bihn) Haumesser. He has been a lifelong Medina County resident. Bill attended York School, St. Marys High School in Akron, OH. He continued his education at St. Meinrad, In Indiana and St. Marys Seminary, Cleveland. He was in the Army during the Korean Conflict and studied in the Army language school in Monteray, CA. He completed his education at Kent State University and taught math for 28 years at Buckeye High School, Medina. Bill had formerly been a member of Our Lady Help of Christians, Litchfield and was presently an active member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Medina. He leaves behind his loving wife, Rosemary (nee Simko) of 47 years. Adopted sons- John Haumesser and Benjamin Brackman (Peter Haumesser). And many loving nieces and nephews who have been close to him all his life. Preceded in death by a brother- Larry Haumesser and sisters- Ruth Keller, Margaret Lanaghan, Eileen Snader, Mary Mericle, Irma Paul, Grace McCaman and Josephine Shook