Bernice V. Rowley
Dec. 17, 1925 – Dec. 22, 2013
Bernice V. Rowley of Waukesha died on Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, at LindenGrove at the age of 88 years.
She was born in Hillsboro on Dec. 17, 1925, the daughter of Henry and Ella (nee Watson) Rowley. Bernice worked as a waitress at Goff’s Restaurant and Hannon’s Pub. She was a member of Waukesha Eagles Auxiliary Aerie #453 and a longtime member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
She will be sadly missed by her sisters, Kathryn “Kay” (the late Lorrin “Jim”) Schroeder of Waukesha, Una (the late James) Havlik of Madison and Charlotte (Andy) Braund of Madison; her nieces and nephews, Jamey (Laura) Schroeder, Bob (Pam) Schroeder, Lorna (Larry) Anders, Steve Havlik, Danny (Linda) Braund, Dale (Judy) Braund, Donny (Sandy) Braund, Jackie (Dave) Church and Jodie (Kevin) Bollendorf. She is further survived by other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and her sisters Pat (Evan “John”) Dobson and Lavina Guthrie.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, from 4:00 p.m. until the Eagles Auxiliary service at 7:00 p.m. at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Visitation continues at the funeral home Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, from 9:30 a.m. until the funeral service at 10:00 a.m. Father Bill Key will preside. Entombment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery. If desired, memorials are appreciated to Waukesha Eagles Auxiliary Aerie #453 709 N. Grandview Blvd. Waukesha, WI 53188.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the Rowley family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.