Rose Emma Turkoski

Nov. 2, 1916 - Aug. 26, 2007

Rose Emma Turkoski, a longtime resident of Waukesha, died Sunday, Aug. 26, 2007, at age 90. Rose was born Nov. 2, 1916, in Lannon, the daughter of Fred and Minnie Gastrau. Rose was a lifelong member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Rose will be sadly missed by her son, Page (Barbara) Turkoski of Waukesha; daughter, Elaine (Bill) Harrington of Wisconsin Rapids; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Otto and Harvey Gastrau. Rose is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Rose was preceded in death by her husband, Bruno, and brothers and sister.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 12:30 p.m. funeral service Saturday, Sept. 1, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1052 Whiterock Ave., Waukesha. Burial will take place immediately following the service at Prairie Home Cemetery.

Memorials in Roses name may be directed to Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Service is serving the family. For further information, please call 542-6609 or for an online obituary, directions or to leave a condolence, go to www.waukeshasfuneralhome.com.