Surrounded by his loving family, Edward J. Mickelson, Jr., age 89, died Thursday, October 13, 2011, at his residence. Edward was born in Sturtevant on July 11, 1922, son of the late Edward J. and Ellen J. (Nee: Potts) Mickelson, Sr.
Survivors include his children, Roseann (Cory) Mason, Diane (Bennett) Poulsen, Ann (Jeffrey) Floch, Edward (Aimee) Mickelson III, Carol Ann Rule; 12 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; brother, Floyd (Helen) Mickelson; his significant other of fifteen years, Catherine Richter; other relatives and many dear friends.
Relatives and friends may meet with the family Sunday, October 16, 2011, at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. Private services with entombment and full military honors will be held at Calvary Garden Crypts, Kinzie Avenue.
MARESH-MEREDITH & ACKLAM FUNERAL HOME
803 Main St., Racine (262) 634-7888