Beth E. Stanfield

Sept. 13, 1962 - Aug. 22, 2008

Beth E. Stanfield of Waukesha died peacefully Friday, Aug. 22, 2008, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at age 45. She was born in Waukesha on Sept. 13, 1962, the daughter of James and Arlene (nee Meidenbauer) Stanfield.

Beth was a graduate of the Wisconsin Hills Special Education program. She was a member of St. Marys Catholic Church in Waukesha. She was a longtime employee of the Waukesha Training Center and was an active participant in the Special Olympics for many years.

Beth will be sadly missed as the loving daughter of Arlene Stanfield of Waukesha; cherished sister of the Rev. William Stanfield of St. Francis, Charles (Christine) Stanfield of Brookfield, Susan Stanfield of Waukesha, Stephen (Jackie) Stanfield of Waukesha, Julie (Terrance) Pisarek of Eagle and Joel (Karen) Stanfield of Grand Rapids, Mich.; dear aunt of Christian and Caitlin Stanfield, Paul and Carl Stanfield, Cassandra, Dana and Emma Pisarek and Tyler and Bennett Stanfield; and great-aunt of Traevin Castro. She is further survived by her aunts and uncles, Lucia R. Stanfield, Robert (Marion) Stanfield, Maria McCabe, Lorraine Storck, Elizabeth McGeen, Marilyn (Al) Leisten and Walter OMeara, along with her cousins, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, James Stanfield, and grandparents, William and Laura Meidenbauer and Lucian and Ruth Stanfield.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. Mass of Christian burial on Saturday, Aug. 30, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186 (corners of Hartwell and Newhall avenues). The Rev. William Stanfield and the Very Rev. James T. Volkert will preside. Entombment will be at St. Josephs Catholic Cemetery Mausoleum.

If desired, memorials may be directed to St. Marys Catholic Church (address above); the Waukesha Training Center, 300 S. Prairie Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186; the Waukesha Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department Civic Band Concert, 1900 Aviation Drive, Waukesha, WI 53188; or to the charity of the donors choice.

The family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the nurses, doctors and staff at Waukesha Memorial Hospital for their tender care of Beth.

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