Cletus T. Haas, 91, of Trenton, died Sunday, July 15, 2012 at his residence.
Mr. Haas was born March 5, 1921 in Trenton to Jacob and Josephine (Bellm) Haas; they preceded him in death.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Richard Haas; a brother-in-law, Paul Jacober; and nieces, Bonnie Haas and Brenda Haas.
Surviving is a brother, Joseph Haas of Trenton; a sister, Lorna Jacober of Collinsville; a sister-in-law, Mary Haas of Trenton; nieces and nephews, Mary (Raymond) Hoelting, Steve Jacober, Dave (Sandy) Jacober, Sr. Kathy Haas, PHJC, Kenny Haas, Kevin (Teresa) Haas, Larry (Rose) Haas, and Peggy (Brian) Boeser; numerous great-nieces and great-nephews and 1 great-great-nephew.
Cletus was a farmer and a member of St. Mary’s Church where he sang in the choir and was a faithful server and a 65 year member of the Trenton Knights of Columbus Council 2932.
Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 10:00 AM at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Trenton with Fr. Joseph Rascher officiating. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Trenton.
Visitation will be Tuesday, July 17, 2012 from 5:00-8:00 PM and again on Wednesday, July 18, 2012 from 9:00-9:45 AM at the Moss Funeral Home in Trenton.
The Trenton Knights of Columbus will hold services at 7:00 PM Tuesday evening at the funeral home.
Memorials can be made to St. Mary’s Cemetery and will be received at the funeral home.