April 13,1932—November 7,2017
Neil Haggerty, age 85, of Jefferson, formerly of Racine. Passed away at his home in Jefferson on November 7, 2017.
He was born in Rochester Minnesota, as Forrest Neil Haggerty. He attended Winona State University in Minnesota. He was a decorated Veteran of the Korean War, serving in the United States Air Force from 1952-1956. He was a member Racine-Bell City Masonic Lodge in Racine. Forrest was a very generous man and was a benefactor to the Mayo Clinic. He was employed as an Electrical Engineer.
He is survived by many cousins. He is preceded in death by his mother Catherine “Millie” (Erwin) Haggerty.
Burial with military honors will be held at the Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Union Grove at a later date.
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