Bernice M. Argubright
Oct. 15, 1917 — June 23, 2015
Bernice M. Argubright of Waukesha died peacefully on Tuesday, June 23, 2015, at AngelsGrace Hospice at the age of 97. She was born in Oglesby, Ill., on October 15, 1917, the daughter of William and Polone (nee Pocus) Mejowski.
On September 30, 1942, she married Joseph L. Argubright; he preceded her in death on November 23, 1980.
Bernice worked for Schultz Bros. Variety Store, but her pride and joy was her family and being a homemaker. She was a devout Catholic and longtime member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church.
She will be sadly missed by her daughters, Carolyn (John) Ruekert of Waukesha and Nancy Argubright of Waukesha; her grandsons, Michael Ruekert and Jeffrey (Lynn) Ruekert; and two great-granddaughters, Samantha and Caitlyn Ruekert. She is further survived by her sister Julie Phelps of Sparta, along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her brother Stanley and sisters Ann and Helen.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 27, from 9:30AM until the time of the 11:00AM funeral Mass at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 2400 W. Highway 59, Waukesha, WI 53189. Father Jose Nieto will preside. Private burial will be at St. Joseph Cemetery. Memorials in Bernice’s name are appreciated to St. John Neumann Catholic Church.
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.