Vernell Alice Bergles
March 30, 1926 ó April 3, 2015
Vernell Alice Bergles (nee Waltman), of Pewaukee, passed away on April 3, 2015, at the age of 89 years.
She was the beloved wife of the late Russell Bergles; they were happily married for 50 years. She was the beloved mother of Paul (Holly) Bergles, and loving grandmother of Heather (Jeff) Rockwell, Rebecca (Derick) Lawton, Joshua Bergles, Jason (Crystal) Bergles and Matthew (Stephanie) Riegel, as well as the cherished great-grandmother of 10. Vernell will be greatly missed by many other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, her son Allen, and her daughter Peggy Kienast.
Funeral services are set for 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, at the Yonke and Son Funeral Home, 205 Prospect Ave., Pewaukee, with Pastor Pete Peterson officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Pewaukee.
Over the years, Vernell was very active in her church, Gethsemane United Methodist Church. She was also active with the Pewaukee Health club, InterLay Church Council of Pewaukee, Pewaukee Food Pantry and a member of the Ormsby Guild. She helped out at Pewaukee school sports events. She and Russ were named Couple of the Year in Pewaukee in 1991.
Memorials in Vernellís name to the Pewaukee Food Pantry would be greatly appreciated by the family.
Yonke and Son Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 262-691-1900.