Barbara Ann High

July 27, 1938 – March 19, 2011

Barbara Ann High of Pewaukee died Saturday, March 19, 2011, at Kathy’s Hospice in West Bend at the age of 72. She was born in Rogers City, Mich., on July 27, 1938, the daughter of John and Florence (nee DePol) Borzyskowski.

    Barbara was a 1956 graduate of Winona Cotter High School and a 1960 graduate of Marquette University. She was a high school English teacher and taught at many high schools, including in Waterford, Kenosha, Mauston and Waukesha. She was a member of St. William Catholic Church in Waukesha and St. Stanislaus Kostka Parish in Winona, Minn.

    She will be sadly missed by her daughter, Angela (Kevin) Meyer of Germantown; her adopted son, Mitesh (Sejal) Patel of Waukesha; along with her granddaughter, Amanda Meyer of Germantown. She is further survived by her brother, John Michael (Mercedes) Borzyskowski of Arizona, along with cousins, other relatives and friends.

    She was preceded in death by her parents.

    Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Wednesday, March 23, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. The Rev. Bill Key will preside. Burial will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Winona, Minn.

    If desired, memorials are appreciated to the American Cancer Society, N19-W24350 Riverwood Drive, Waukesha, WI 53188.

    For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to for directions or to leave an online tribute.