Hazel C. Brecher

July 1, 1917 - Nov. 28, 2007

Hazel C. Brecher, 90, of Brookfield, died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2007, at Heartland Health Care Center in Pewaukee. She was born July 1, 1917 in Waukesha to Frederick and Caroline (nee Stutz) Brecher.

She had worked for 37 years at Schlitz Brewery. She lived in Milwaukee for many years and later moved to Brookfield Highlands. Hazel enjoyed traveling.

She will be sadly missed by her sister, Arlene Scholl of Waukesha, and her nieces and nephews, H. Jerry (Donna) Brecher of Alabama, Carol (Mike) Kennedy of Brookfield, Barbara Kilpatrick of Waukesha, Joan Brecher of Oklahoma, Charles (Bonnie) Scholl of Fort Atkinson and Steven (Janice) Scholl of Michigan.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Alvin and Harold "Bud" Brecher. She is further survived by and preceded in death by many longtime friends at Schlitz Brewery.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11:30 a.m. funeral Mass on Saturday, Dec. 1, at St. Lukeís Catholic Church, 18000 W. Greenfield Ave., Brookfield. Cryptside services will follow the Mass at St. Josephís Cemetery, Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, masses in Hazelís name may be made to St. Lukeís Catholic Church (address above) or a charity of the donorís choice.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to to leave an online tribute.