Bernard Hausladen, 76

Bernard (Bill) William Hausladen, age 76, of Winsted, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018.

He was born Oct. 8, 1941, in Winsted Township, the fifth child of Carl and Rosella “Sally” (Millerbernd) Hausladen.

Bill was a member of Holy Trinity Parish, and attended Holy Trinity School.

Bill was a special needs person. He had a joyful disposition and was a kind person, who brought great joy to his family and many friends.

He was enthusiastic about all sports and enjoyed group excursions. His favorite residences were the AME Community home in Cokato, and Mary T. Trillium home in Winsted. Bill was loved by many.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother and sister-in-law: Ronald and Alma (Weber) Hausladen; a great niece, Cathleen Blair; and great nephews Joshua Schommer and Craig Gorres.

Bill is survived by his siblings: Mariann (Austin) Otto of Lester Prairie, Germaine (Francis) Schommer of Winsted, Jerry Hausladen of Annandale, Janet (Ralph) Millerbernd of Winsted, and David (Joan) Hausladen of Annandale; and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial took place Tuesday, March 27 at noon at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted, with visitation one hour prior to Mass. Father Paul Schumacher was the celebrant. Interment was at Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery

Arrangements with the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. Online condolences can be directed to www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.

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