Michael J. Bralick

June 11, 1928 - Oct. 2, 2006

Lifelong Waukesha resident Michael J. Bralick, 78, died Monday, Oct. 2, 2006, at his home. He was born on June 11, 1928, to Joseph and Helen (nee Sirdovich) Bralick.

He proudly served his country in the Army Air Corps. He was employed at Math-Starck Co., retiring in 1990. He was a member at St. Marys Catholic Church for 53 years, volunteering countless hours for the funeral luncheon program. On July 25, 1953, he married the former Kathryn Markle; she survives him.

He is survived by his loving wife, Kathryn Bralick of Waukesha; their children, Mary (Thomas) Collins of Waukesha and James (Anne) Bralick of Stonebank; five grandchildren, Michelle Bralick of Waukesha, Karie Collins of Waukesha, Amy (John) OBrien of Waukesha, Caitlyn Bralick and Jack Bralick of Stone Bank; and great-grandson, Patrick OBrien. He is further survived by his sister, Agnes Markle of Oconomowoc.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Michael Bralick Jr.; sisters, Elizabeth Edwards, Katherine Luehmann and Anne Bralick; and his brother, Frank Bralick.

Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral Mass on Thursday, Oct. 5, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha. Burial will take place at St. Josephs Cemetery, with full military honors.

Memorials to St. Marys Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186.

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