Dorothy F. Nowacki

Dorothy F. Nowacki (nee Wenzel) of Pewaukee was born to eternal life February 17, 2014, at the age of 93 years.

She was the beloved wife to the late Joseph; loving mother of Richard (Joan) of Pewaukee, Roger of Colorado, Ronald (Kathleen) of Texas and Renee (James) of Virginia; and dear sister of Allan (Winifred) Wenzel, Marvel (Robert) Mason and Wallace (Nola) Wenzel. She is further survived by nine grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, Herbert and Melinda (Koening) Wenzel; sister Edna Jacobson; and grandson Joseph Nowacki.

Dorothy was a resident of Pewaukee for more than 60 years. She was also a longtime member/seamstress of the Lake Country Players. She was a member of Galilee Lutheran Church and an active member of the “Go Getters” of the church.

The family would like the thank the entire staff of Shorehaven Health & Rehabilitation Center (Summer Creek) for the outstanding care they showered on Dorothy during her stay.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, April 12, at Galilee Lutheran Church, N24W26430 Prospect Ave., Pewaukee. Pastor Jay Ford will be officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30 AM until the time of services at the church. Private interment will be at Forest Hill Cemetery, Pewaukee.

Memorials in Dorothy’s name to the Pewaukee Historical Society or the Pewaukee Food Pantry would be greatly appreciated by the family.

Yonke and Son Funeral Home, 691-1900, is serving the family.