Harry Paul McSorley, Delavan, WI (1923 - 2013)
March 4, 1923 - March 15, 2013
Harry P. McSorley, age 90, of Delavan, WI, passed away Friday, March 15, 2013, at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center in Elkhorn, WI. He was born March 4, 1923, in Delavan, WI, the son of Benedict and Abbie (Goff) McSorley. Harry was united in marriage to Eunice Bethel on Jan. 22, 1947, at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Delavan. He was the owner and operator of McSorley Groceries and Meats in Delavan for many years. He, then, operated G & M Shop-Rite in Milwaukee, WI, and finally he worked in sales for Milwaukee Biscuit Co. out of Rockford IL, before retirement. He was a member of St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Delavan, a Veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of American Legion Post 95 in Delavan.
Harry is survived by his wife, Eunice of Delavan; his daughter, Vicki (David) Krystowiak of CT; his son, Bill McSorley of Oconomowoc, WI; five grandchildren: Abby, Jeff, Matt, Kevin and Kelsey; his sister, Janice Watts; brother, Don McSorley; son-in-law, J. Bascom; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; his daughter, Mary Sue Bascom; two brothers, Robert and Phil.
Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 21, 2013, at ST. ANDREW’S CATHOLIC CHURCH in Delavan, WI, with Fr. Jim Schuerman officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until Mass time on Thursday at the CHURCH. Burial will follow at St. Andrew’s Cemetery with Full Military Honors provided by Post 95 of Delavan. MONROE FUNERAL HOME in Delavan, WI, is assisting the family. Visit us at monroefh.com