George H. Conrad. Submitted photo
George H. Conrad. Submitted photo

George H. Conrad, age 89, of Baldwin, WI, died Thursday, October 19, 2017 at the Parkview Community Campus in Woodville, WI. 

He was born the son of Arthur and Clara (Eggen) Conrad on December 26, 1927 on the family farm in the town of Baldwin.  George attended the Sunnyside School through eighth grade. He served in the Army during WWII and Korea.

On April 28, 1952, he married Marjorie Russell. George worked as a carpenter, tended bar, and worked in manufacturing. He was the caretaker for many years at the Cedar Street Apartments. He was a member of the American Legion and VFW, and Wilson Lutheran Church. George enjoyed watching baseball, hunting, and fishing. He loved to play cards, especially Euchre. He was friendly and liked to visit. 

He is preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Clara Conrad; wife, Marjorie Conrad; siblings, infant sister Viola, Ervin Conrad, Les (Blenda) Conrad, Wayne (Dorothy) Conrad, Mae (Alvin) Christianson; and brother-in-law, Jack Sunde. George is survived by his children: Roxann (Gary) Peterson, and Fran (Linda) Conrad; grandchildren: Stuart (Pili) Miller, Deeann (David Morgan) Hoff, Nicole (Jamie) Peterson, Michael (Laura) Conrad; great-grandchildren: Iain Miller, Chloe Castillo, Milana Morgan, Alysha Peterson, Cooper Peterson, Cedrik Peterson, Jackson Conrad, Andy Conrad; great-great-granddaughter Emersyn Demorrett; sister Lucille Sunde; and many other relatives and friends. 

A funeral service was held on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the Wilson Lutheran Church 401 310th Street Wilson, WI. Visitation was held on Monday, October 23, 2017 from 4-8 p.m. at the Bakken-Young Funeral Home 1750 8th Avenue Baldwin, WI and on Tuesday from 10-11 a.m. at the church.  Interment will be in the Baldwin Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by the Cave-Dahl American Legion Post 240.  Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services of Baldwin.