Obituary: Harlan P. Bauldry

March 15, 1938 – Feb. 4, 2019 (Age 80)

Harlan Patrick Bauldry of Egg Harbor died at Bellin Hospital with his family by his side.

He was born in Sturgeon Bay, the son of the late Harry Sr. and Avila (Trepanier) Bauldry. Harlan graduated from Sevastopol High School in 1956. He married Patricia Mosgaller on June 11, 1960, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Jacksonport. They were blessed with 58 years of marriage.

Harlan worked as an electrician in Sun Prairie before moving back to Door County in 1973; he worked at Bay Ship until 1984. He then owned his own business, Bauldry Electric, until retiring.

Harlan had a great love for nature, which was evident by his knowledge of bird and tree species. He enjoyed watching wildlife, was an active outdoorsman and loved deer hunting. Above all, his family was most important to him. He enjoyed teaching his children and grandchildren about life and nature.

Harlan will be deeply missed by his beloved wife, Patty; four children, Karen (Wayne) Harrison, Florence, Wisconsin, Kevin (JoAnn) Bauldry, Fish Creek, Kim (Mark) Schartner, Sturgeon Bay, and Kristi (Mike) Martin, Green Bay; 13 grandchildren, Allysa (Garrett) Vucenic, Bryce Kerscher, Thad (Rhiannon) Harrison, Zack (Mikayla) Harrison, Austin Bauldry, Aleah Bauldry, Ashley (Erik) Luebker, Adam (Corrine) Schartner, Amanda (Conrad) Wilson, Autumn Schartner, Kaylen Martin, Mariah Martin, and Connor Martin; four great-grandchildren, Lana Luebker, Lynley Luebker, Caleb Schartner, and Brody Schartner; two sisters-in-law, Ginger Bauldry, Suamico, and Susie Bauldry, Baileys Harbor; two brothers-in-law, Ronnie Daubner and Jon Schneeberger; Patty’s family, in-laws Bonnie and Ralph Schartner, Betty Schartner, Judy and Richard Pastorius, and John and Mary Mosgaller; and many nieces and nephews.

Harlan was preceded in death by his son Keith in 1998; his parents; and his brothers and sisters, Harry Jr., Howard, Donald, Vincent, Myron, Arzetta, Kenneth, Gene, Leila Faye, and Lucille.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 am on Saturday, Feb. 9, at Stella Maris in Egg Harbor, with Fr. David Ruby as the celebrant. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 pm on Friday, Feb. 8, at Huehns Funeral Home in Sturgeon Bay, with the rosary to be prayed at 3:45 pm and a parish wake service to be held at 7:45 pm. Visitation will continue at the church on Saturday from 9:30 am until the time of mass at 11 am.

Memorials may be made in Harlan’s memory to Door CANcer, P.O. Box 423, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235.

Expressions of sympathy, memories and photos of Harlan can be shared with his family through his tribute page at

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