With heavy hearts we announce the death of our husband and father who passed away quietly in his favourite spot on the couch, on November 10, 2013. While his early death at the young age of 67 comes as a huge shock we take comfort in knowing that he did not suffer and is now reunited with loved ones. Best friend and husband of Barb (Urbanski). Predeceased by wife Mary Jane Haas (1988). Devoted father of Derek & David and step-father of Mark & Sheila King, Michelle King & Lance Gault, Melissa & Tim Anderson. Grandfather of James, Brittany, Jessica, Jacob and Katelyn. Son of Frank and the late Anna Haas, son-in-law of Regina Larabee. Brother of Axel & Margaret, Gunther & Tracy, Wilbur & Adina, Frank & Elaine, brother-in-law of Ryczard & Patricia Urbanski, Hendryk & Shirley Urbanski, Judy & Jay Roche, and Julie Ann Valois. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Former employee of International Tools for 23 years and remained in the industry until his retirement. Member of the Kingsville Shooting Sports Club. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated. Visitation Thursday from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Friday 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca


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