Dorothy M. Schieble

April 15, 1917 - Dec. 19, 2008

Dorothy M. Schieble of the town of Waukesha died Friday, Dec. 19, 2008, at LindenGrove in Waukesha at age 91. She was born April 15, 1917, in Milwaukee, the daughter of George and Josephine (nee Kubeck) Ponik. 

On Oct. 12, 1938, she married Robert L. Schieble, whom preceded her in death Nov. 3, 2007.

Dorothy is a past member of the Pewaukee Yacht Club and is in the Waukesha Bowling Hall of Fame. She will be remembered as a great mom and “nana.”

Dorothy will be sadly missed by her children, Robert J. (Sue) Schieble of Pewaukee, Susan (Walter) Tarmann of Oconomowoc and Marleen Schieble of Waukesha. She was the loving nana of four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She is further survived by her brother-in-law, John Schieble, and other relatives and friends.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by one sister and one brother.

A private funeral Mass will be held at St. William Catholic Church with the Rev. Leonard Barbian presiding. Entombment Mount Olivet Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. 

A special thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff at Waukesha Memorial Hospital and LindenGrove Health Care Center for their wonderful care.

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

(Freeman - Dec. 20, 2008)