Sheryl L Borowski


Sheryl L Borowski, 57, of Ashippun, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at Aurora Medical Center in Summit surrounded by her family.


Sheryl is survived by her loving soulmate, friend and husband of 40 years, one month and six days, Mark. SHe was the extremely loving mother of Misty (Darryl) Drebenstedt, Melissa (Patrick) Bedore and Tiffany (Ryan) Preuss; beloving grandmother of Jazmine, Destyni, Bradey, Tyler, Krystle and ?; daughter of Lorna Burke; and dear sister to Walter Burke, Donald Burke and Laura (Tim) Greth. Sheryl is further survived by a few of her best friends, JoAnne, Janny, Belva, Austin, Vicky and Heidi; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Burke; brother, Scott Burke; nephew, Randy Eckert; her paternal grandmother, Gladys Pestrak; and her maternal grandmother, Lorna Nunemacher.


A celebration of life for Sheryl was held Wednesday, Feb. 6, at Crosspoint Community Church in Oconomowoc. The family asked friends and family to celebrate Sheryl’s life with tie-dye or anything vibrant or full of color for attire, as we are celebrating her life not death.


In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the family.


Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit


Til we meet again in heaven, as she would say, “Love you long time and wish you enough always!”