Ardyth L. Brady

April 6, 1922 – July 13, 2012

Ardyth L. Brady of Waukesha died Friday, July 13, 2012, at the age of 90. Ardyth was born April 6, 1922, the daughter of Delbert and Clara (Schumacher) Eldredge.

On Aug. 19, 1944, Ardyth was united in marriage to Donald Brady. She was an active member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church. She also was a member of Creators’ Co-op, and volunteered at Career Closet. Ardyth was an accomplished painter and was part of the Turp-N-Stein Painters Club of Southeastern Wisconsin. Ardyth proudly served her country in the U.S. Navy WAVES during World War II.

Ardyth will be deeply missed by her children, Patrick (Sandra) Brady of Wausau, Theresa Martin of Scottsbluff, Neb., Colleen (Ross) Anderson of Grafton, N.D., James (Karen Snider) Brady of Madison, Thomas (Julie) Brady of Wauwatosa, Daniel Brady of Oconomowoc and John (Nomi) Brady of Lakewood, Ohio; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and a sister, Patricia Precourt of Fox Point.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald, and her parents.

Visitation for Ardyth will be from 10 a.m. until the noon Mass of Christian burial Wednesday, July 18, at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 2400 Highway 59, Waukesha. Burial with military honors will immediately follow the service at Prairie Home Cemetery, Waukesha.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Ardyth’s name are appreciated to the charity of the donor’s choice.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For an online obituary or to leave a message of condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com, or call 542-6609.