Miscellaneous Milwaukee County, Wisconsin Obituaries


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Ackerman, Dr. Eugene J.
Born May 22, 1911, passed away August 28, 2000, age 89 years, of Milwaukee. Preceded in death by his beloved wife, Edythe M. Ackerman (nee Margoles). Dear father of Judy (Ric) Lombard, Portland, ME, Michael Ackerman, Denver, CO, and Robert Ackerman, Minneapolis, MN. Loving grandfather of Jeffrey (Abby) Ackerman, Wellsley, MA, Andrew and Matthew Lombard, Portland, ME and great-grandfather of Peter and Alexander Ackerman, Wellsley, MA. Gene graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee from both undergraduate and medical. He was a member of Phi Delta Epsilon and was instrumental in getting penicillin from Walter Reed (during the war) for civilians. The Ackerman Clinic in Cudahy provided service for over 50 years to his patients and the community. He worked at both Mt. Sinai and Trinity Hospitals and was one of the founding doctors at Trinity. GRAVESIDE SERVICES 3 PM Thursday August 31 at Second Home Cemetery, 3705 S. 43rd Street. Memorials to your favorite charity would be greatly appreciated.
GOODMAN-BENSMAN WHITEFISH BAY FUNERAL HOME 4750 N. Santa Monica Blvd. (414)964-3111

Allen, Barbara A.
Aug. 24, 2000, age 44 years. Loving wife of Kelly Allen. Beloved mother of Jarvis, Foster, Veronica and Teka Allen. Daughter of Leon Foster. Sister of Leodis, Nathan, Norman (Veronica), Ethel Foster and Felicia (Porter) Howard. Further survived by 8 grandchildren, other fond relatives and friends. Visitation only TODAY, Wed., 2-8 PM. Family Hour 6-7 PM at the Funeral Home. Final arrangements at Liptrot and Dawson Funeral Home, Luverne,
AL. NEW GOLDEN GATE FUNERAL HOME 5665 N. Teutonia Ave. 358-0538

Ambrozich, Jules
Mon., Aug. 28, 2000. Age 73 years. Beloved husband of Catherine (nee Walton). Also survived by other relatives and many friends. Complete Service Thurs. 11:30 AM at the Funeral Home. Private Interment. In State Thurs. at the Funeral Home 9:30 AM until time of Service. Retired employee of JC Busch Co. Member of Teamsters Local 200, Wisconsin Polka Hall of Fame and S.N.P.J. Lodge Badgers #584. Memorials to S.N.P.J. Scholarship Fund appreciated.

Borda, Eduarda F.
(Nee Merida) Passed away August 27, 2000 at the age of 96. Beloved wife of the late Maximo. Survived by 4 generations including her children Pablo (Marina) and Gilberto (Gabriela) Borda. Dear sister of Marta Merida. Dearest grandmother of Maria (Larry) Borda-Wiesner, Pablo (Genny) Borda Jr., Luis (Linda) Borda, Maximo Borda, Juana Eliana Borda, Gabriela (Raul) Borda-Rossel, Lucia (Antonio) BordaGuajardo, Eduardo (Carla) Borda, Denise (Douglas) Borda-Jones, Gilbert (Rose) Borda and Ernesto Rubio-Borda. Great-grandmother of Veronica (Jonathan) Wiesner-Brewer, Lawrence Wiesner, Elizabeth (Corey) Wiesner-McClure, Ingrid Wiesner, Paulo Borda, Daniel Borda, Luis Borda Jr., Lisa Borda, Oscar Cerda-Borda, Gladys Cerda-Borda, Yamil Borda, Karina Borda, Carla Fuentes, Alexandra Fuentes, Giselle Borda, Eric Slater, Andrew Huggins-Borda, Laura Borda, Edward Borda, Christian Rubio, Rodrigo Rubio, and Gonzalo Rubio. Great Great-grandmother of Charlene WiesnerMcClure and William Brewer. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 31 AT 9:30 AM AT OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE CHURCH. Interment Forest Home Cemetery. Visitation in church on Wednesday from 4 PM until 8 PM. Additional visitation in church on Thursday from 8 AM until time of Mass.
Serving the Family. WITKOWIAK (414) 645-2467
Eduarda came to the U.S. in 1958 from Chile, South America and has resided in Milwaukee, WI since then. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. In lieu of flowers, donations to Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in the name of Eduarda would be appreciated.

Challis, James E.
Of Big Bend. Aug. 28, 2000. Age 79 years. Dear brother of Kenneth (Marie) Challis. Uncle of Karen (Thomas Marcussen) Challis. Friends may visit on Thurs. from 4 PM until time of funeral service 7 PM at the funeral home. Final rest 11 AM Fri. Pine Lawn Memorial Park. Memorials to First United Presbyterian Church of Vernon or donor's choice.
SCHMIDT & BARTELT VAN VALIN 315 Main St., Mukwonago (262)363-7126

Dempsey, Ralph
Age 67, passed away Aug. 26, 2000. Survived by 1 son, Christopher Dempsey; 4 daughters, Pamela E. Pickens, Gloria M. Dimes, Joy L. (Dwight) Graves and Toia Pickens; 1 sister, Louise Jones; 8 grandchildren; 1 daughter-inlaw, Charlotte Pickens; devoted fiancee, Geraldine Knight; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation Thurs. beginning at 9 AM. Family Hour, 12-1 PM. Funeral 1 PM. Interment Graceland Cemetery. All Services will be held in the Chapel of:
NEW GOLDEN GATE FUNERAL HOME 5665 N. Teutonia Ave. 358-0538

Dobs, Frances A.
(Nee Norris) Aug. 26, 2000, age 79 years. Beloved wife of the late William. Dear sister of Catherine Norris Wissler. Sister-in-law of Joan R. Belmore, Mary (Dennis) Linzmeyer. Aunt of Ken Belmore, Dawn (Damon) Weiss, Debbie (Mike) Oszewski, Denise Gaetz, George Belmore and Jerry Belmore. Further survived by other relatives and friends. Member of Waukesha Collie Club. Funeral Services Thurs. at 11 AM at Schaff Funeral Home. Visitation Thurs., 10 AM until time of Service. Interment Wood National Cemetery.
SCHAFF FUNERAL HOME 5920 W. Lincoln Ave. 414-541-7533

Forsythe, Louise J.
(Nee Turner). Born to Eternal Life Mon., Aug. 28, 2000, age 91 years. Dear mother of Diane Lee (Ralph) Benjamin. Loving grandmother of Kellie Sue Cooper, Leanne Renee (Dan) Demro, Richard Ross Cooper and sister of Mabel Love and Fred Turner. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation Thurs., Aug. 31 from 4 to 7 PM with 7 PM Services (Eastern Star Service just before 7 PM) at the:

ZWASKA FUNERAL HOME 4900 W. Bradley Road Pastor Edwin Heyne officiating. Entombment Fri., 9 AM meeting at Pinelawn Memorial Park. Louise was a member of Acadia Eastern Star for over 50 years, Tripoli Women's Auxiliary for Crippled Children and Abiding Savior Lutheran Church. If desired, memorials may be offered to the Masonic Home in Dousman, Attn; Helen, 400 N. Main St., Dousman, WI 53118. The family extends its heartfelt appreciation to the entire staff of Three Pillars Masonic Nursing Home in Dousman for their special personal care of Louise over the last 4 years. They treated her with love and kindness, providing a homelike environment that insured the highest possible quality of life. We will never forget their kindness and care. Although mother could not speak, the light in her eyes and her big smile assured the family that she was happy and well-cared for. Also for their steadfast friendship and countless visits, special thanks to Jean Navotny, Evelyn and Rip Van Buren.

Frank, Dorothy M.
(Nee Hoff) Entered Eternal Life Aug. 28, 2000 at the age of 80. Residence Milwaukee Catholic Home, formerly of Fox Point. Beloved wife of Howard "Howie" Sr. for over 56 years. Dear mother of Howie (Liz) Frank Jr. and Walter (Mona Trimble) Frank. Loving grandmother of Jennifer (Joe) Clements, Timothy, Kristen, Jeffrey, Alison, Michelle and Matthew Frank. Cherished sister of Janet (John) Hayes, Marion (James) Schmitz and Rev. James E. Hoff S.J. Visitation Wed. (THIS EVENING) from 5 PM until 8 PM at the Feerick Funeral Home with a Prayer Vigil at 8 PM. Mass of Christian Burial Thurs., 10:30 AM at St. Monica's Catholic Church in Whitefish Bay (please meet at church). Interment private, Holy Cross Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Xavier University, 3800 Victory Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45207 or the Leukemia Society of America, Wisconsin Chapter, 1126 S. 70th St., Suite N405A, Milwaukee,
WI 53214. FEERICK FUNERAL HOME 2025 East Capitol Drive, Shorewood (414)962-8383

Gasper, Jerome C. "Jerry"
Received into Heaven by his mother (Billie) and father (Rudy) on August 26, 2000, at age 57. Beloved brother of Judy (Ron) McCann, Anita (Paul) Thoma, Doug (Sandy) Gasper and Don (Bethine) Gasper. Proud uncle of Margaret, Steve, Maryellen, Maureen, Melissa, Peter, Kayla, Paul, Keith, Allison and Jennifer. Further survived by other relatives and friends. He will be greatly missed by his cousin, Jimmy Henson. Jerry was a member of Kaiser-Frazer Club and proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, August 30, 2000 at 6:00 PM at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church of Milwaukee (92nd and Capitol). The Visitation will be Wed. at the CHURCH ONLY from 4:30 PM until 6:00 PM. A private burial will take place at HOLY CROSS CEMETERY of Milwaukee on Thursday, August 31 at 11:00 AM. The
PHILLIP FUNERAL HOME OF WEST BEND is assisting the family. (262)338-2050.

Gordon, Johnnie L.
Age 39 years. August 23, 2000. Funeral Thurs. 11 AM Faith Temple COGIC 2482 W. Center St. Visitation TODAY 3-7 PM (Family Hour 6-7 PM) at:

Hackney, Robert P.
Age 56. Passed away Tues., Aug. 22, 2000. Son of the late Pete and Mary Hackney. Loving father of Aaron and Andrea. Brother of Patricia (David) Grant. Further survived by his former wife and friend, Antoinette Sorci, her father, Anthony Sorci, other relatives and friends who have been so supportive during his 7 year battle with cancer. A Memorial Gathering will take place on Wed., 4-7 PM at WISCONSIN MEMORIAL PARK, CHAPEL OF THE FLOWERS, (13235 W. Capitol Dr.). Service 7 PM. Bob was a Vietnam veteran. If desired, memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.
CHURCH AND CHAPEL FUNERAL SERVICE Serving the Hackney Family Milw. 262-827-0659 Waukesha 262-549-0659

Hardman, Ruthie M.
Age 75 years. August 25, 2000. Beloved wife of Junior Hardman. Loving mother of William Earl (Beverly) Rodgers, Richard (Jewel) Rodgers, Mark Anthony Hardman, Patrick Steven (Regina) Hardman, Gloria (Billy) Sartin, Katherine Rodgers, Jacqueline McGahee, Patricia (Spellman) Williams, Marie Suttle, Valencia Rodgers and Cynthia Hardman. Loving sister of Annie Pearl Mabry, Louie, Carlton and Charles Fleming. Further survived by a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other loving relatives and friends. Funeral Fri., 1 PM at Gordon Park Congregation, 3879 N. Port Washington Ave. Visitation 3-7 PM (Family Hour, 6-7 PM) at:

Kannas, Lisa A.B.
(nee Burch) of Milwaukee, Aug. 26, 2000, age 31 years. Beautiful, wonderful, perfect wife of James D. Kannas. Joyful child of Sam Sun and Ellis Burch, of Peoria, IL. Protective sister of Eddie and Anita Burch. Treasured daughter-inlaw of Kathy (nee Klug) and the late David Kannass. Loved in-law of Mary Martha, Kathleen, Minerva and the late Jon (Sandy Zumwalt). She will be lovingly remembered by all. Visitation Thurs., Aug. 31, from 4 PM until time of Funeral Service at 7 PM at CAPITOL DRIVE LUTHERAN CHURCH, 5229 W. Capitol Dr. Committal Service Sat., Sept. 2, at 12 noon at Wisconsin Memorial Park. (Please meet in red parking area). Memorials to the Pulmonary Hypertension Association appreciated.
SCHMIDT & BARTLET 414/774-5010 Wauwatosa

Kieson, Barbara
(Nee Balge) Found her peace Mon., Aug. 28, 2000, age 57 years. Loving mother of Cindy (Chris) Mack and Tammy (Joel) Kunz. Proud grandmother of Jason, Jamie, Ryan, Justin, Ashley and Zack. Dear daughter of Hannah Balge. Sister of Richard (Lois) Balge. Also nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation Thurs. after 3 PM at SALEM EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH (6840 N. 107th St.). Funeral Services 5 PM. Private burial Wisconsin Memorial. We'll miss you,
MOM CHURCH AND CHAPEL FUNERAL SERVICE Serving the Kieson Family Milw. 262-827-0659 Waukesha 262-549-0659

Kubacke, Ervin J.
Age 87 years. Aug. 27, 2000. Beloved husband of the late Sophie "Sue" (nee Datka). Loving father of Christine Schmies. Proud grandfather of Dennis Banaszynski (Kim Marino) and Gloria (Tom) Schwartz. Dear brother-in-law of Mary Kubake. Special friend of Martha "Marge" Moskaluk. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Ervin was a retired employee of Miller Brewing Co. Funeral Services Fri. at 9:30 AM from the Max A. Sass & Sons Greenridge Chapel to ST. MARY'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, Hales Corners for Mass at 10 AM. Interment to follow at Highland Memorial Park. Visitation Thurs., 4-8 PM with Prayer Services at 7 PM at the Funeral Home.
MAX A. SASS & SONS GREENRIDGE CHAPEL 4747 S. 60th St. 414-282-4050

Lawder, Carvel W.
Aug. 26, 2000, age 92 years. Beloved husband of the late Martha (nee Napiecinski). Fond brother of Phyllis Lawder of Swanton, OH. Preceded in death by 6 brothers and 3 sisters. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives, special neighbors and friends. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wed., Aug. 30 at 11 AM at St. Alphonsus Church, 6060 W. Loomis Rd. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Visitation at the church from 9 AM until time of Mass. Mr. Lawder was an engineer at Harnischfeger Corp. for 37 years prior to his retirement in 1973. He was past president of St. Alphonsus Holy Name Society. The family would like to extend special thanks to Family Health Plan physicians, S. Mamerow, M.D. and M. FonSing, M.D. and the nursing staff at St. Francis Hospital.
BRUSKIEWITZ FOREST LANE CHAPEL 5355 W. Forest Home Ave. (414)321-1700

Lemke, Auguste
(Nee Febert) Entered into Heaven Tues., Aug. 29, 2000, age 91. Loving mother of Max Lemke. Beloved grandmother of 3 and great-grand- mother of 5. Visitation at Ridgewood Baptist Church, 2720 N. Lilly Rd., Brookfield, Thurs., Aug. 31, 5-7 PM. Funeral Service 7 PM. Burial Wisconsin Memorial.

Lopac, Clement J. "Clem"
Died on Mon., Aug. 28, 2000 at West Allis Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband and best friend of Joann. Also survived by best friend, Jim Kaebisch; brother-in-law, Roger Long; brother, Clarence; nephew, Michael, other relatives and many friends. Funeral Service Thurs., Aug. 31 at 1 PM at the MAX A. SASS & SONS MISSION HILLS CHAPEL. Entombment Arlington Park Cemetery. Clem was a many year employee of the City of West Allis. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Cancer Society or American Heart Association appreciated.
MAX A. SASS & SONS MISSION HILLS CHAPEL 8989 W. Loomis Rd. 414-427-0707 (Enter on Drexel Ave.)

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