Edith Mae Sparrow

Edith Mae Sparrow of Waukesha entered eternal life on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2008, at age 99. She was preceded in death by her best friend and loving husband of 74 years, Joseph.

Edith was the beloved mother of Virginia (Rev. Ron) Miers, Helen (John) Batson and Elaine (Paul) Bowden. She was the proud grandmother of seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and is survived by other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until the 3 p.m. service Monday, Aug. 25 at Elmbrook Church Chapel, 777 S. Barker Road, Brookfield. The Rev. David Briscoe will officiate. Interment will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Lakewood Memorial Park in Elgin, Ill.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.