"Busha" A. Pritchard, age 91, of Beaver Dam, passed away
peacefully on Tuesday, December 29, 2015, at Clearview Nursing and
Rehabilitation Center in Juneau.
was born on February 22, 1924, in Beaver Dam, the daughter of John and
Katherine (Malak) Glodowski. She graduated from Beaver Dam High School
in 1942. On February 7, 1948, she was united in marriage to John
Pritchard. She worked as a baker and cake decorator at Piggly Wiggly in
Juneau for over 20 years. She was a member of St. Katharine Drexel
Parish and American Legion Post #146 Auxiliary.
love for her family was very deep. She cherished her children,
grandchildren and great-grandchilden and treasured all of the time they
spent together. She enjoyed painting and traveling in her RV. Evelyn was
adventurous and loved learning new things, like learning to drive in her
40s and learning to swim in her 60s. Her kind spirit and fun demeanor
will be deeply missed.
was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, four brothers, six
sisters and other relatives.
Mass of Christian Burial for Evelyn will be held on Tuesday, January 5,
at 11:30 a.m. at St. Katharine Drexel Parish, 511 S. Spring St., Beaver
Dam, with Father Mike Erwin as celebrant. Visitation will take place
prior to the Mass at church, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Burial will take
place at St. Michael's Catholic Cemetery, Town of Beaver Dam, followed
by a luncheon to be served at Cornerstone, 135 Keller Blvd., Beaver Dam.
family would like to extend a special thank you to all of the caregivers
for Evelyn throughout the years.
Cornerstone Funeral & Cremation Services, 920-885-9999, is honored to be serving the family. You may send private online condolences or sign the family’s guest book at www.cstonefs.com