Shirley M. ‘Butch’ Bacon

Shirley M. "Butch" Bacon (nee Weninger), 76, was born to eternal life Saturday, March 12, 2011.

She was the loving mother of Robert (Eva), Bruce (Maria), Pat (LaTanya), Ann-Marie (Andrew) Weis and Teresa (Scott) Stiff; dear grandma of Brandon, Mitchell, Nicole, the late Randall, Grace Marie, Alexandria, Colin, Drew and Roman; great-grandma of Ethan; and sister of Jack (Kate), the late Roman, the late Margie (Clarence) Schmidt, Mary (Marc) Bozo and Sally (Art) Retzlaff. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, Roman and Agnes (nee Wilde).

Shirley was a lifetime surgical nurse for St. Mary’s Hospital, Milwaukee.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. today, March 15, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, 4886 Highway 175, Hartford, followed by a funeral Mass 7 p.m. Interment will be private.

Hartson Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 414-425-9797 or visit online at