Mary Francis Bralick
May 20, 1930 ó April 26, 2015
Mary Francis Bralick of Whitefish Bay, formerly of Waukesha, died peacefully on Sunday, April 26, 2015, at the Lawlis Family Hospice in Mequon at the age of 84.
She was born in Waukesha on May 20, 1930, the daughter of Henry and Mae (nee Williams) Harmon.
Mary attended Randall Grade School and was a 1948 graduate of Waukesha High School. She worked as a desk clerk at the Avalon Hotel and then managed numerous shops both in Wisconsin and Maryland. In 1995, she retired from her management role at the Post Exchange at Kimbrough Army Hospital in Fort Meade, Maryland. Mary loved to bake and cook and made the best pie crust.
Most of all she was devoted to her family and taking care of others.
She will be sadly missed by her three sons, George (Nancy) Bralick of Whitefish Bay, Dr. William (Cecilia) Bralick Jr. of Dallas, Texas, and Jeffrey Bralick of Milwaukee; her step-daughter Stephanie (Ed) Naglack of Meridian, Idaho; and her step-son Thomas Ruesser of Prescott, Ariz. She was the dear grandmother of Theo, Nathan, Mary, Matthew, Katherine, Shannon, Jennifer, Amanda and Samantha and great-grandmother to many. She is further survived by her sister Georgia Wilson of Waukesha, along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, William Bralick, on May 19, 2006; brother Glenn Harmon; niece Dorothy Mae Wilson; and her parents.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 1, from 10:00AM until the time of the 11:30AM funeral service at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Graveside services will immediately follow at St. Paulís Cemetery in the Town of Genesee.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.