Pelagia D. ‘Pearl’ Wiegand

Dec. 20, 1915 - Dec. 8, 2008

Pelagia D. "Pearl" Wiegand, 92, of Waukesha, formerly of Bessemer, Mich., entered eternal life Monday, Dec. 8, 2008.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 50 years, Carl.

She was the beloved mother of Mary Ellen, Robert (Cheri) and Carlene (William) Stearns; proud and loving grandmother of Rob, Becca, Eric and Michael; great-grandmother of Micala and Natalie; and dear sister of Raymond Tarnaski and Loretta Servia. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from noon until the 1 p.m. Mass of Christian burial Friday, Dec. 12, at St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. Private interment will be at Holy Cross in Racine.

The family wishes to extend their appreciation to LindenHeights, LindenGrove, Hospice Advantage and Dr. Ashish Verma and nurse Barb for mom’s loving care.

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.