Vincent C. Trawicki

April 1, 1925 - Jan. 3, 2006

Vincent C. Trawicki, 80, of Brookfield, found eternal peace Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2006.

Vincent was a retiree of Telsmith Corp. where he served as the human resources director and labor negotiator.

He is the beloved father of Jane (John) Losee, Gail Shefchik and Daniel (Joyce) Trawicki; proud and "funny grandpa" to Nicole, John and Abby; dear brother of Agnes Trawicki; and dear and special friend of his former wife, Mary Trawicki.

Vince was preceded in death by his brother, Frank, and sister, Eleanor.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 6, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road, Waukesha, and from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, at St. Joseph Church, 12130 W. Center St., Wauwatosa, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 11 a.m. Interment will take place at Holy Cross Cemetery.

Memorials to the American Cancer Society are appreciated.

A special thank you to Dr. Afzal and the fifth floor staff at Waukesha Memorial Hospital.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.

"We’ll always remember your strength and courage."