Beatrice C. Dapp

July 27, 1912 – Jan. 1, 2011

Beatrice C. Dapp (nee Fischer and Rybacki), born July 27, 1912, entered the house of the Lord on Saturday, Jan. 1, 2011.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry M.; son, Thomas G. (Arlene); parents; and eight brothers and sisters.

She is survived by Jacqueline M. (Ronald) Reich of Arizona and James A. (Carol); 11 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was a retired member of Local 75 UAW American Motors Corp., a charter member of Mother of Perpetual Help Congregation and a member of St. Charles Borromeo for 35 years. She was a member and past president of the Christian Women’s Society at St. Alexander’s, past president of Arie Eagle’s Auxiliary Milwaukee #137 and a life member and cribbage champion of the American Cribbage Congress.

She is further survived by the bishop of Lincoln, Neb., the Right Rev. Fabian Bruskiewitz; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from noon until the 2 p.m. Mass of Christian life Wednesday, Jan. 5, at St. Bruno Parish in Dousman. A private burial will be held beside her husband at Mount Olivet Cemetery.

A special thanks to the caring staff and volunteers at AngelsGrace Hospice and caregivers from ProCare Plus.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Bea’s name to AngelsGrace Hospice, W359-N7430 Brown St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066, would be greatly appreciated.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.