Leo Gaar passed away peacefully on July 18, 2019 at the age of 96.
Born to parents John & Johanna April 23, 1923.
Preceded in death by his parents, John & Johanna; brothers: John, Joseph, & Michael, sister-in-law Mary Ann; sisters Margaret and Mary, brother-in-law Jack.
Leo was a WWII Army and Koran War Air Force Veteran he worked for the city of Milwaukee his entire career. He was a life -long member of Old St. Mary Church, a trustee and member of the choir. Leo always found the good in everyone he met.
He will be greatly missed by his family and friends for his quick wit and sense of humor.
Services will take place on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at Old St. Mary Church (844 N. Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202) Visitation at 1:00, followed by Mass at 2:00pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital appreciated.
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