Theodore “Ted” Norman Haslag, Jr. aged 75 of Linn, passed away Saturday, January 4, 2020, at his residence.
Ted was born November 26, 1944, in Vosholl, Missouri, a son to the late Theodore “Ted” Haslag, Sr. and Virginia (Connell) Haslag.
Ted was a 1963 graduate of Linn High School and served in the United States Army.
On November 28, 1963, he was united in marriage to Nellie Cavender at St. George Catholic Church in Linn. She preceded him in death on February 13, 2000.
Ted was a farmer raising cattle, hogs, turkeys and chickens. He also drove a school bus for Osage County RII and worked at Westinghouse (ABB) in Jefferson City before becoming employed with the Missouri Department of Corrections until his retirement.
He was a member of St. George Catholic Church.
Ted enjoyed hunting and fishing as well as spending time with his grandchildren.
Ted is survived by: five sons, Jeff Haslag of Linn, Paul Haslag and his wife Laura of Green Ridge, MO, Jim Haslag of Linn, Eric Haslag and his wife Laura of Linn, and Brad Haslag of Marshall; one brother, Dennis Haslag and his wife Martha of Linn; two sisters, Beverly Haaf and her husband John of Jefferson City and Judy Bentch of Owensville; eight grandchildren, four great grandchildren, as well as many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and spouse of 37 years, Ted was preceded in death by one son, Greg Haslag and two sisters, Carolyn Mengwasser and Betty Kelly.
Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at St. George Catholic Church in Linn.
Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Daniel Merz as the Celebrant. Interment with full Military Honors will be in the St. George Parish Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to St. George Capital Campaign Fund.