Eileen K. Bureta


Eileen K. Bureta (nee McBride) died peacefully Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012, at age 93.
She was the beloved wife of the late Emil; dear stepmother of Laurene (Daniel) Hahn; and proud nana of Jennifer (Joseph) Wangerin and Kristin Hahn.

Even though she was deaf from the age of 9 and lost most of her sight late in life, she always had a wonderful outlook and a positive attitude. Eileen was born and raised in Chicago and worked for index sales for 38 years. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, at St. Matthias Catholic Church, 9306 W. Beloit Road, Milwaukee. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery. Krause Funeral Home of New Berlin is serving the family. For more information, call 786-8009 or visit online at www.krausefuneralhome.com.

Now she is able to hear the birds sing, the music play,
see the blue sky and the landscapes and wildlife she drew so beautifully.