obit template2018-11-29T12:10:12+00:00

Earl George
Lehsl

Passed away Friday November 11, 2016 at the age of 96. Beloved husband of Nan. Loving father of Pamela (George) Janowitz. Dear grandfather of Jennifer Janowitz, Patrick Janowitz, and Carol Jean Owen. Also survived by 4 great- grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Served in WWII. Employee of Harley Davidson for 37 years. Member of Masonic Lodge #13, Scottish Rites, Tripoli Shriners, Red Arrow, Grace Presbyterian, and worked with olympic speed skaters at the Pettit Center. Earl enjoyed golfing, trap shooting, fishing, hunting, and woodworking at the cottage near Land O Lakes, and served on the Little Switzerland Ski Patrol.

Visitation will be held at Grace Presbyterian Church (2931 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., Bayview) on Sunday November 20th between 1:30-3PM with a service at 3PM with Full Military Honors.

In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to the Hales Corners or Franklin Fire Departments, or charity of your choice.

Past Comments

Christine (Seelen) Laughlin

Lit a candle in memory of Earl George Lehsl

Christine (Seelen) Laughlin

My thoughts and prayers are with Earl’s family during this sad time. Earl was my grandmother Marie Seelen’s half-brother, and although we didn’t see him frequently over the years, I have fond memories of him.

Leave a condolence or share a memory

Go to Top