Ronald Briski

Ronald Briski was born to eternal life Sept. 26, 2009, at age 74.

He was the beloved husband of Carol Drene (nee Strong) for 31 years. He was born in Suwalki, Poland.

He was the dear father of Kimberly Jones, Robert Briski and Ron (Ruth) Briski; and dear stepfather of Suzanne (Dan) Bowman and James Brueckner of Columbus, Ohio. Ron dearly loved his grandchildren, Kameron and Reese Jones, Hailey and Amanda Briski, and Sarah and Rebecca Bowman. He is further survived by his brother, Fred (Jackie) Briski of Cypress, Calif., and by his niece, Kristina (David) Burton of Albuquerque, N.M., and many loyal friends.

Ron served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1957 to 1963 in El Toro, Calif. He retired from Consolidated Freightways in May 1987, having been employed by that company for 28 years.

Visitation took place Monday, Sept. 28, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 W. Bluemound Road.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Pewaukee American Legion are appreciated.

To live in the hearts of others is not to die.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. is serving the family. For more information, please call 549-0659, or for a memorial tribute slide show, online obituary or condolences, visit