Doris M. Mason (nee Bell)

April 4, 1930 - Oct. 7, 2007

Doris M. Mason (nee Bell) of Menomonee Falls died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2007, at age 77. Doris was born in Milwaukee on April 4, 1930, the daughter of Julian and Leona (nee Bhirdo) Bell.

She was united in marriage to Ronald "Ron" Mason on Jan. 10, 1959. Doris was employed at Wisconsin Bell, Kohlís Food Stores, Horizonís Art and Amannís Gallery.

She was a member of St. Mary Parish and former member of St. Anthony Parish, both of Menomonee Falls. Doris was also a member of the Priest Mothers Guild.

Doris will be sadly missed by her husband, Ronald "Ron" of Menomonee Falls; son, the Rev. Brian G. Mason of Waukesha; daughter, Andria (Tim) Farrand of Germantown; grandchildren, Tony and Ally Farrand; and brothers, Ronald (Marion) Bell of Oshkosh and Eugene (Kathy) Bell of Brookfield. Doris is also survived by other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. Mass of Christian burial today, Oct. 10, at St. Mary Parish, N89-W16297 Cleveland Ave., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051. The Rev. Brian G. Mason will be officiating. Final commendation will be offered by the Most Rev. Timothy M. Dolan, archbishop of Milwaukee. Burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at St. Anthonyís Catholic Cemetery, Menomonee Falls (meet at the cemetery).

Masses are appreciated in Dorisí name or memorials may be directed to St. Mary Parish (see address above).

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Services in Waukesha is serving the family. For further information, call 542-6609, or for the online obituary, directions or to leave condolences, go to