Harold L. Mulhausen passed away on January 13th, 2020. Harold was born on the 4th of December 1930, to Elmer and Ruth Mulhausen in Oklahoma City. Harold spent most of his life in Oklahoma City. Harold married Betty Jo. Baker, his high school sweetheart, and was married for 66 years before her passing in 2015. Harold graduated from Capitol Hill High School in January 1950. He was in the Marine Corps. Reserve while in high school and in July 1950 his unit was activated and he served in Korea with A company, 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, for one year and survived the battle of the Chosin Reservoir in December 1950. Harold was very active in the Korean War Veterans Association and the Chosin Few. Harold was instrumental in getting Interstate I-35 and I-40 named “Oklahoma Veteran’s Memorial Highways.” He retired from Tinker Air Force Base with 35 years of service. Harold and Betty were long time members of Southern Hills Baptist Church.
Harold was preceded in death by his wife, Betty; his parents, Elmer and Ruth; two sisters, Betty Ruth and Orrisa; his two sons, Chris and Mike; and grandson Jason Mulhausen. Harold is survived by one brother, Elmer & his wife Jo Ann of Texas; three grandsons, Jeremy and his wife Angie of Oklahoma City, Eric and his wife Traci of Moore, and Jamie of Oklahoma City; granddaughter, Teffany of Hot Springs, AR; seven great grandchildren, Sarah, Dustin, Dylan, Nathan, Jared, Kailyn and Peyton; four great-great-grandchildren, Ethan, Maggie, Dresden and Jayden; and many other family and friends.
Visitation is 4:00pm to 8:00pm, Thursday, January 16, 2020 at. Services to honor Harold's life are 10:00am, Friday, January 17, 2020 at the Chapel at Resthaven. Interment will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens.