Passed away peacefully at South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Sunday, January 24, 2021 of Zurich at the age of 91. Beloved husband of Audrey (Heimrich) Haberer for over 67 years. Loving father of Christine and Gary Eagleson of RR 3 Parkhill, and Steve and Michele Haberer of Zurich. Proud grandfather of Matthew Eagleson, Jon Eagleson; Lindsay and Ryan Ralph, Nick and Mary Haberer, Lauren and Devyn Sigouin, and Kelsey Haberer and Jesse Daniels. Great-grandfather of Brooklyn, Connor, and Declan Ralph, Jacob, Max, Remy, and Nate Haberer, and Ben Sigouin. Missed by sister-in-law Marilyn Heimrich. Predeceased by his parents Fred Sr. and Laura (Kalbfleisch) Haberer, brother Karl and his wife Helen Haberer, sister Margaret and her husband Keith Westlake, Mildred and her husband Ed Kaufmann, and brother-in-law Ron Heimrich.
In 1957, Fred was the co-founder of the business now known as Haberers Inc. He is a past Reeve of Zurich, and Warden of Huron County. Fred was a dedicated member of the Huron Masonic Lodge 224, and Lebanon Forest Lodge 133 and the Mocha Temple Shrine in London. He will be faithfully missed at church for his volunteer work and for his wonderful singing voice. Fred would once be found twirling Audrey around on the dance floor, having a freshly cut lawn or people driving by to look at his award winning Christmas lights and decorations.
A private family funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 27th at 2 PM with Pastor Nadine Schroeder-Kranz officiating. Interment St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery. Though the service is private, the family invites you to join them from the comfort of your home. Stream the service live or at your convenience by visiting www.facebook.com/haskettfh.
Donations to St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery, or the Alzheimer Society of Huron County would be appreciated by the family.
Registration link for invited guests: https://www.haskettfh.com/register/