Haase, Harry Robert Kalamazoo, MI Passed away on Friday, February 3, 2017 at Rose Arbor Hospice Residence. Age 90. Harry was born in Tilsit, East Prussia on August 18, 1926, the son of the late Max Richard Haase and Ida E. (Doerfer) Haase. He served his country in the United States Army during World War II. He owned and operated his own contracting business, Max Haase and Son Custom Builder. He served as Building Inspector for the city of Galesburg and as Comstock Township Trustee. He belonged to the Comstock V.F.W. Post #6252 and served with the Honor Guard. Among his hobbies, he especially enjoyed woodworking. He is survived by his loving wife of sixty-nine years, Helen (Harriman) Haase. He and Helen where united in marriage on December 27, 1947. He is also survived by four children, Ruth (Bob) Blake, Cathy (Dan) Joba, Harry "Rob" (Darlene) Haase Jr., and Linda (Mike) Hoppenrath; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one brother, Max (Ruth) Haase; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, Conrad Haase. Friends may visit with the family from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, February 7th at the Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Comstock Chapel, 6121 King Highway, Kalamazoo, MI 49048. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, February 8th, where friends may visit with the family from 12 p.m. until time of the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the American Diabetes Association , the American Heart Association or a charity of your choice . Please visit Harry's personalized web page at www.langelands.com to sign the online guest book or leave condolences for the family.