Audrey V. Bainbridge

July 24, 1924 - April 5, 2006

Audrey V. Bainbridge, 81, died Wednesday, April 5, 2006, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital. She was born in New Berlin on July 24, 1924, to Adam and Leona (nee Golemgeske) Kern.

On July 20, 1946, she married Edward I. Bainbridge at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church. Audrey was a lifetime member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church where she was baptized, confirmed and married. She was a former member of the Ladies Aid Society.

She will be sadly missed by her loving husband of 59 years, Edward; their children, Douglas (Lana) Bainbridge of New Berlin and Sandra Bainbridge of Waukesha; two grandchildren, Chad (Aimee) Bainbridge and Carrie Bainbridge; one great-grandson, Callan; two sisters, Violet (the late Charles) Lewis of Waukesha and Lorraine (the late Daniel) Westphal of Mayville; and two brothers, Henry (Jane) Kern of Mayville and Harvey (Elizabeth) Kern of Waukesha. She is also the sister-in-law of Doris Kern of Waukesha, Thomas (Lois) Bainbridge of Crystal Lake, Ill., Elizabeth (Hugh) McLean of Crystal Lake, Thelma (the late Raymond) Bainbridge of Miltown, Katherine (the late John) Bainbridge of Baraboo and Jack (the late Caroline) Myers of Woodstock, Ill. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Lester Kern, and a sister, Lucille (the late Paul) Zimmerman.

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until the 5 p.m. funeral service Sunday, April 9, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. The Rev. Arthur Koepsell will be officiating. Interment will be at noon Monday, April 10, at Prairie Home Cemetery. Please meet at the cemetery office.

Memorials are appreciated to Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 700 Beechwood Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186.

For further information, call Randle-Dable Funeral Home at 547-4035 or visit online at www.randledable.com.