Eugene H. Bernau

Eugene H. Bernau of East Troy, formerly of Waukesha, entered into eternal life Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011, at the age of 89.

He was the beloved husband of the late Carol E.; loving father of Gary (Dawn), Lynn (Joan), Randy (Linda) and Scott (Patty) Bernau; and stepfather of William (Eileen) Vyvyan, Dale (Elaine) Bissett and Sharon (Thomas) Neavins. Gene is further survived by many loving grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other relatives, friends and his former wife, Avis (Robert) Weeks.

Private family services were held at Oak Ridge Cemetery in East Troy.

Memorials in Gene’s name may be directed to East Troy Manor or a charity of your choice.

The family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks and gratitude to Dr. Martin Kern, and all the staff at East Troy Manor for the loving care and concern given to Gene.

Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Mukwonago is serving the family. For more information, call 363-7126 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.