Susan L. Brooker (Young) (nee Knoebel)

Oct. 7, 1945 March 6, 2016

Susan L. Brooker (Young) (nee Knoebel), of New Berlin, died Sunday, March 6, 2016, at her home at the age of 70. She was born on October 7, 1945, in Wisconsin, to Albert J. and Janet (nee Dillaber) Knoebel.

She began her waitressing career at Marys Restaurant and later worked for over 25 years at Daves Restaurant, both in downtown Waukesha. She enjoyed bowling, going to casinos and making greeting cards. She loved to travel, especially to Arizona where she enjoyed organizing the daily activities at the Hacienda. Her greatest joy was her grandson, Jordan J.R.

She will be sadly missed by her husband, Robert E. Brooker of New Berlin; her daughter Erin (Steve) Stehofsky of New Berlin; and grandson Jordan J.R. Stehofsky of New Berlin. She is further survived by her siblings Joan Koconis, Keith Knoebel, Charles Knoebel and Kathleen Knoebel.

Visitation will be held on Monday, March 14, from 4:00 p.m. until the 7:00 p.m. memorial service at Randle- Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Burial of cremated remains will take place on Tuesday, March 15, at Highland Memorial Park at 1:00 p.m. (please meet at the cemetery office).

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 for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.