Elginia J. Engstrom
June 7, 1914 - March 21, 2008
Elginia J. Engstrom, 93, of Waukesha, died Friday, March 21, 2008, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital. She was born June 7, 1914, in South Milwaukee, the daughter of Joseph and Sophie (nee Milewnska) Bobinski.
Elginia married F. L. "Woody" Engstrom on June 8, 1940, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Milwaukee. He preceded her in death on May 9, 2002. She was employed at Waukesha Motors for 25 years and was a member of the National Association of Letter Carriers Auxiliary for more than 50 years. She also belonged to the KC Women’s Auxiliary and was a longtime member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waukesha.
Elginia will be sadly missed by her daughter, Barbara (Robert) Fluder of Waukesha; daughter-in-law, Lynne Engstrom of Waukesha; five grandchildren, Joseph Fluder, Cynthia (Brian) Walz, Ken (Fran) Engstrom, Peter (Shari) Engstrom and David (fiancˇ Crystal) Engstrom; great-grandchildren, Elginia, Madeline, Chloe and Carl Walz, Talia Engstrom, and Pierce Engstrom.
She is also preceded in death by her son, Marty; two brothers, John and Stanley Bobinski; and her parents.
Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, 2008, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Services will continue with prayers at the funeral home at 9:15 a.m. followed by a procession to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 822 N. East Ave., Waukesha, for the 10 a.m. funeral Mass on Wednesday, March 26, 2008. The Rev. Bill Key will preside. Entombment will follow at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery.
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.