George Albert Hagemann

George Albert Hagemann

April 27, 1918 – April 5, 2020
Age 101, passed in his sleep at Sunrise Senior Living, Golden Valley, MN, on Sunday April 5, 2020. He was an amazing father, a kind, supportive and generous man to his immediate and extended family and friends. Hardly a day would go by him without a smile on his face. George was born April 27, 1918 in Fort Atkinson, WI, son of John A. and Eva(Foster) Hagemann. He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and four sisters. He is survived by his son George P. and wife Barbara(Mehring) Hagemann. George A. graduated from Fort Atkinson Senior High School in 1936 and went on to college at UW, Whitewater. Following college he toured with Cal Calloway’s Bon Aires, playing clarinet, sax and piano. George enlisted in the Army in 1942, served in the 100th Bomb Group, 8th Army Air Force, a B17 pilot, flying out of Thorpe Abbots, England, until discharged in 1946. George went on to join Employers Mutual(now Liberty Mutual) as an adjuster where he worked until his retirement as Regional Claims Manager in 1987. Memorials, in lieu of flowers, in memory of George A. Hagemann suggested to American Red Cross Minnesota, 1201 West River Park way, Minneapolis, MN 55454.S (Published in the Star Tribune on April 27, 2020)