Evelyn E. Minett

March 28, 1914 - May 7, 2006

Evelyn E. Minett, 92, of Oconomowoc, died Sunday, May 7, 2006, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital.

She was born March 28, 1914, in Racine, to Felix and Mary (nee Mansas) Rogofsky.

Evelyn was married May 27, 1946, to Forrest I. Minett.

Working as one of the first women pharmacists, she was employed at Wilkinson Clinic, Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital and many others in the Oconomowoc area. She was also formerly an insurance agent. Her memberships included the Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital Auxiliary and St. Jerome Catholic Church.

Surviving are her children, Barbara Minett and William (Charlene) Minett, both of Oconomowoc; her grandchildren, Chase and Annie; and her great-grandchildren, Isabelle Grace Minett and Grace Jean Renk.

Preceding her in death was her husband, who died May 8, 1974.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Friday, May 12, at St. Jerome Catholic Church, 211 S. Main St., Oconomowoc. The Rev. Pat O’Loughlin will officiate. Burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Old Holy Cross Cemetery in Racine.

Memorials to a breast cancer or heart/stroke association or the organization of a donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.

Schmidt & Bartelt-Van Valin Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459.