Dolores M. Unferth

March 5, 1925 - May 2, 2008

Dolores M. Unferth, 83, of Fond du Lac, died Friday, May 2, 2008, at her daughter’s residence. She was born March 5, 1925, the daughter of Clark and Annabelle Bresnehan Arnold in Fond du Lac.

In November 1946, she married Robert Burton at St. Louis Church in Fond du Lac; he preceded her in death. Dolores was a member of Holy Family Parish, Sacred Heart Church. She worked as a bartender at the Blue Room, did seasonal work at California Canners and Growers and secretarial work for the Red Cross, retiring in 1990. She enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren. She was also an avid Packers and Brewers fan.

She is survived by one daughter, Linda (William) Zellmer of Waukesha; one son, Bruce (Diane) Unferth of Waukesha; four grandchildren, Michelle (Gary) Moon, Stacey (Jason) Krueger, Chad (fiancee Karen) Unferth and April (Tony) Unferth; six great-grandchildren; one sister, Virginia Percy of Fond du Lac; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters and four brothers.

Visitation was held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 6, at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home. Visitation continues from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. today, May 7, at the funeral home, with a Liturgy of the Word service taking place at 10:30 a.m. Deacon Larry Hughes will be officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.

Uecker-Witt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. For more information, call (920) 922-5110. Additional information and a guestbook may be found at