Nellie H. Woelfle
June 11, 1913 – Nov. 26, 2010
Nellie H. Woelfle of Waukesha, formerly of New York and Worcester, Mass.,
died Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, at Virginia Health and Rehabilitation Center
in Waukesha at the age of 97. Nellie was born in Worcester on June 11,
1913, a daughter of Frank and Esther Varaska.
In her later years she loved to travel and was
able to enjoy a helicopter ride to the top of a glacier in Alaska and a
visit Hawaii, among other destinations. Nellie especially enjoyed spending
time with her family.
Nellie will be dearly missed by her son, Walter
(Mary Ann) Woelfle, and grandchildren, Lara (fiancé Paul Evans) Woelfle
and Joseph (Claire) Woelfle.
Nellie was preceded in death by her husband,
Walter; parents; and a sister, Mary.
Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the
10:30 a.m. Mass of Christian burial Thursday, Dec. 2, at St. Anthony on
the Lake Catholic Church, W280-N2101 Prospect Ave., Pewaukee, WI 53072.
Burial will be held at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, N.Y.
In lieu of flowers, Masses in Nellie’s name or
memorials to the charity of the donor’s choice are appreciated.
Nellie’s family expresses their thanks to the
caregivers at Virginia Health and Rehabilitation Center and the staff of
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home,
Cremation & Preplanning Services is serving the family. For cards of
condolence or the online obituary, please visit
call the funeral home at 542-6609.