Gladys M. Olshefski

Dec. 31, 1924 - June 3, 2006

Gladys M. Olshefski, 81, of Waukesha, died Saturday, June 3, 2006, at AngelsGrace Hospice.

Born Dec. 31, 1924, in Jackson County, she was the daughter of Edward and Sena (nee Flaaten) Jacobson.

On Aug. 25, 1956, she married Francis G. Olshefski. She was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary 721. Gladys was a lover of flowers and enjoyed gardening. She was a devoted and loving grandmother.

Surviving are her husband of 49 years, Francis; her children, Patricia (David) Whiteside of Eagle, David (fiancee Jodi) Olshefski of Eagle and Daniel (Teri) Olshefski of East Troy; her beloved grandchildren, Eric, Courtney, Kellen, Kory, Stephanie and Sarra; and her siblings, Lilly Olson of Black River Falls, Elvina (Russell) Stone of Minneapolis, Minn., and Andrew (Rachel) Jacobson of Rialto, Calif. Other relatives and friends also survive.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Timothy; her siblings, O’Dine and Spencer Jacobson and Carrie Jacobson; and her brother-in-law, Floyd Olson.

Visitation for Gladys will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Tuesday, June 6, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Committal services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 7, at Prairie Home Cemetery. Please meet at the cemetery office.

If desired, memorials are suggested to AngelsGrace Hospice, W359-N7430 Brown St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066, or the Regional Cancer Care Center, 721 American Ave., Waukesha, WI 53188.

For further information please call Randle-Dable Funeral Home at 547-4035 or go online to www.randledable.com.