Ethyl L. Brimmer
July 22, 1918 Ė Nov. 17, 2016
Ethyl L. Brimmer (nee Wilcox) of Waukesha was born to eternal life on Thursday, November 17, 2016, at Care Age of Brookfield at the age of 98. She was the daughter of Delbert and Eva Wilcox.
She was the beloved wife of the late Clayton Brimmer; loving mother of Jim, Mary (Robert) Hoelzer, Bill (Sheila), Don and Tom (Sue); proud grandma of 12 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; and loving sister of Kenneth Wilcox of Marinette and Carol Greenwald of Scottsdale, Ariz.
She was also preceded in death by her brothers Herbert Wilcox and Raymond Wilcox and by her granddaughter Lisa Wehr.
Ethylís greatest joys in life were her faith, her time with family, all of Godís creatures, but especially the birds, traveling, and of course her love of chocolate and Diet Coke.
The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to the staff at Care Age of Brookfield for their many years of care, and to Allay Hospice for their loving care in her final days.
There will be a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. on Monday, November 28, at St. Williamís Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, with a private burial at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to be made to St. Judeís Hospital or to Childrenís Hospital of Wisconsin.
Zwaska Funeral Home & Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, visit www.zwaskafuneral.com or call 414-354- 5330.