Marion G. Heschke
March 20, 1919 ó May 21, 2015
Lifelong Waukesha resident Marion G. Heschke died on Thursday, May 21, 2015, at the age of 96. She was born on March 20, 1919, to Emery O. and Emma J. (nee Boehm) Snyder.
Marion was a 1937 graduate of Waukesha High School. She worked at Waukesha Memorial Hospital, retiring in 1976. Marion was a member of the Waukesha Genealogical Society and a former member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church. She was longtime member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, where she was active in the Missionary and Womenís Guild.
She will be sadly missed by her daughters, Betty Jean (Walter) Gabrysiak of Waukesha and Patricia (Dean) Haylett of Florida, and her five grandchildren, Gregory Gabrysiak of Waukesha, Scott (Stacy) Gabrysiak of Mukwonago, Lt. Col. DeAnne K. Franks (Reserve AF), Colorado Springs, Colo., Maj. Marshal T. Haylett (AF Reserve-Charlotte National Guard), and Lt. Col Dean H. Haylett (AF Ret.) She is further survived by five great-grandchildren, Owen Gabrysiak, Skylar and Riley Gabrysiak, Haylee Franks and Connor Haylett. Other relatives and friends also survive.
Marion was preceded in death by her husband, Malvin Heschke, on January 26, 1991; her sisters, Eva S. Larson and Alice L (Gilbert) Burmeister; and her brother, Harold (Winfred) Snyder. Visitation and services will be held on Tuesday, May 26, from 4:00 PM until the 7:00 PM funeral service at Randle-Dable Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. The Rev. Robert Burmeister will be officiating. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, May 27, at 10:00 AM at Highland Memorial Park; please meet at the cemetery office.
Memorials are appreciated to Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church or a charity of the donorís choice.
The family would like to thank the doctors, nurses and staff at Seasons Hospice for the compassionate care provided for Marion in her last days. It was very comforting for Marion as well as for our family.
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 to leave the family an online tribute message.