Funeral service for Harry Maurice Buchholz, Jr., 65, Lawrence, KS will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence. He died November 17, 2013 at his home.
Harry was born on February 18, 1948 the son of Harry Maurice and Sarah Naomi (Mason) Buchholz.
He attended the University of Kansas. Harry retired as an instrument technologist with 35 years of service to KU. He was a stage, lighting, and productions expert. Harry was a life member of the Kansas Alumni Association. He was an avid fan of family, friends and Disney.
Survivors include, two brothers, Russell and wife, Lori, Oxford, Mississippi, Dennis and wife, Patty, Lawrence; Nieces and Nephews, Heather Moncher and husband, Geoff, Steven Buchholz and wife, Melody, Angie Sommer and husband, Chad, Amanda Buchholz, Cara McPherson and husband, Luke; seven grand nieces and nephews and one great grand niece. He was preceded in death by his parents.
The family will greet friends at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, one hour prior to the service at the mortuary.
Memorial contributions may be made in his name to the American Heart Association and may be sent in care of the mortuary.