Dolores A.‘Dodie’ Surges (nee Beiley)
May 5, 1935 – July 16, 2010
Dolores A. "Dodie" Surges (nee
Beiley) of Wauwatosa died Friday, July 16, 2010, at St. Camillus at the
age of 75. Dodie was born in Milwaukee on May 5, 1935, the daughter of
Otto and Katherine Beiley.
She married the love of her life Donald Surges on July 8, 1961. Dodie
worked for Cutler Hammer Eaton Corp. for more than 35 years. She loved
shopping, Snicker bars and partying. Dodie especially enjoyed her
"Early Times" cocktail hour.
Dodie will be dearly missed by her cousins, Roy (Blanche) Bauman, Tom
(Debbie) Bauman and Jerry Bauman; dear friends, Carol and Millie; and many
nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral Mass on
Wednesday, July 21, at the St. Camillus Angel Chapel, 10101 W. Wisconsin
Ave., Wauwatosa. The Rev. Dennis Budka will be officiating. Burial will be
at St. Augustine Cemetery, Hubertus.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to St. Camillus, 10101 W.
Wisconsin Ave., Wauwatosa, WI 53226; or to Vitas Hospice, 2675 N. Mayfair
Road, Suite 500, Wauwatosa, WI 53226.
Dodie’s family would like to send a special thank you to Vitas Hospice
and St. Camillus for their exceptional care of Dodie during her stay.
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning
Services is serving the family. For further information, please call
542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence,