Lucille H. Sinkovits


May 6, 1926 - Jan. 1, 2013



Lucille H. Sinkovits, a longtime Waukesha resident, was born to eternal life Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, at the age of 86. She was born in West Allis on May 6, 1926, the daughter of Archibald and Hazel (nee Wilson) Kessler.


Lucille enjoyed doing volunteer work for veterans in the hospital and at area nursing homes. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the American Legion DJ Martin Post 8, the Soat-Vergenz VFW Post 721 and the Purple Heart, where she served as past state commander of the auxiliary. She was also a member of TOPS and a founding member of St. Mary Catholic Church. She will always be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother whose No. 1 priority was God and her family.


She will be sadly missed by her children, Kathleen (George) Doleshal of Dousman, James (Cathy) Sinkovits of Muskego and Peter Sinkovits of Waukesha; her grandchildren, Megan (Anthony) Ricciardi of Oconomowoc, Adam (Christine) Doleshal of Oconomowoc, Kimberly (Gene Sheehan) Guerra of Union Grove, Angela (Jeremy) Hendrix of Muskego and James (Jami) Sinkovits of West Allis; and her great-grandchildren, Halle, Jordan, Paige, Aiden, James, Preston, Sophia and Stephan. She is further survived by her sister, Betty Colla of Milwaukee; her sister-in-law, Dorothy Sinkovits of Waukesha; along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 


She was preceded in death by her husband, James, on Jan. 28, 1996; her sisters, Lois Kelber and Lenora Ramsak; and her parents.


Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. vigil service Friday, Jan. 4, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Services continue from 9:30 a.m. until the 10:30 a.m. funeral Mass on Saturday, Jan. 5, at St. Mary Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186. The Rev. Howard Haase will preside. Graveside services will immediately follow at St. Joseph Cemetery.


If desired, memorials in Lucille’s name are appreciated to St. Mary Catholic Church or to the Alzheimer’s Association Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter, 620 S. 76th St., #160, Milwaukee, WI 53214.


Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 547-4035 or visit our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com for an online obituary, directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.