Domecella ‘Frances’ Bova

Domecella Bova “Frances” (nee Rogowski) of Oconomowoc, formerly of Daytona Beach, Fla., died peacefully on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, at the age of 87.

She was the beloved wife of the late August “Dede.”

She was the loving mother of Gary (Barbara) Bova of Madison, grandmother to Jay (Chrissy) Bova and Paige (Andrew) Audley, and great-grandma “GG” to Oona and August Audley.

She was Auntie Dolly to Lee (Cindy) Rogowski and Clairann (Thom) Bodwin, and great aunt to Robin, Ryan, Dakota and Kyle. She is further survived by many relatives and friends both near and far.

Frances was preceded in death by her husband, August; parents, Leo and Julia Rogowski, and her brother and sister-in-law Norbert and Ruth Rogowski. She loved her furry friends Rio, Petey, Izzy, Henry, and Pepper. She was the most thoughtful and caring woman who loved the Lord. Special thanks to the caring staff at Shorehaven and Vitas, where she received loving care for many years.

The family will receive relatives and friends on Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2014, at Holy Cross Cemetery from 12:00 noon until time of service at 2:00 p.m., 7301 W. Nash, Milwaukee, WI 53216.

Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home, 1165 E. Summit Ave., Oconomowoc, WI 53066, is serving the family. For more information, call 262-567-4457 or visit www.pagenkopf.com.