Gilbert R. Werner

Aug. 24, 1922 - June 27, 2008

Gone fishing. Gilbert R. Werner, 85, of Delafield, our dear husband, father, brother and friend, passed away peacefully during the early morning of Friday, June 27, 2008. He was born Aug. 24, 1922, in Milwaukee.

Gil was the beloved husband of 60 years to Elizabeth "Betty"; the dear dad of Blakely (Claudia) and Jeff (Linda); brother of Norbert (Vesta), Phyllis and Gerri Werner; and the brother-in-law of Marie Fornal. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Gil was a World War II veteran and a lifetime member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2260 in Oconomowoc. He was known for his love of the outdoors, especially fishing, hunting, travel and animals.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial Mass on Tuesday, July 1, at St. Paulís Catholic Church, highways 83 and D in Genesee Depot.

"We will miss him dearly"