PEWAUKEE

Francis G. Babe

July 16, 1926 - June 6, 2009

Francis G. Babe of Pewaukee was born into eternal life on Saturday, June 6, 2009, at age 82.

He is the beloved husband of Theresa; the loving father of Jeff of Pewaukee, Tim (Sherry) of Delafield, Michelle (Don Young) of Independence, Va., Randy (Jane) of Concord, Dennis (Laura) of New Berlin, and Gary of Atlanta, Ga; and grandfather to nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. He is also the loved brother of Anne (Dean) Bierce, Agnes Condon and Connie (John) Rockteacher and dear brother-in-law of Betty Babe. He is also survived by many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his brothers, Jim Babe, Dave Babe and John Babe; sisters, Jane Babe, Pat McGrath and Mary Ellen Lawson; brothers-in-law, Dan Lawson and Patrick Condon; sister-in-law Rosemary Babe.

Francis ("Dad", "Frank", "Jerry", "Sonny") was a retired carpenter and enjoyed the free time retirement offered him.

Visitation will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 10, with a 7 p.m. vigil prayer at the funeral home. Visitation continues from 9 a.m. until 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, June 11, at St. Anthony’s on the Lake, W280-N2101 Highway SS, Pewaukee.

Yonke & Son Funeral Home is assisting the family at this time. Contact them at 691-1900.