Bernice Elizabeth Petushek
Feb. 1, 1917 ó Jan. 8, 2018
Bernice Elizabeth Petushek passed away peacefully on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018. She was born Feb. 1, 1917, in Orient, Faulk County, S.D., to Claude and Amelia Keller. She married John William Petushek on July 2, 1945 in Milwaukee. Shortly thereafter they purchased a Bernice was a homemaker and liked spending winters in Florida after her husbandís retirement. She enjoyed Brewers baseball, visiting family, seeing her grandchildren and great-grandchildren taking part in various social activities including Wii bowling, bingo and luncheons at Shorehaven apartments.
Survivors include one son, John C. Petushek, and wife Theresa of Oconomowoc; one daughter, JoAnne Fritz, and husband Roger of Union Hall, Va.; four grandchildren: Lindsay Russell (Sussex), and Erich Petushek, (Marquette, Mich.), Kimberly (Fritz) Six and husband David (Daaville, Calif.) and Tracy (Fritz) McClennan and husband Scott (Sunnyvale, Calif.), as well as five great-grandchildren Elena and Juliana and Josh Six, and Beatrice and Simon McClennan.
She is predeceased by both parents; her husband (July 3, 2000); two sisters, Doris Jenkins and Helen Kniebus; a brother, Robert Keller; and one grandchild, Erich Fritz.
An Internment service will be held at Summit Cemetery in Oconomowoc at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. Memorials may be sent to a charity of your choosing.
Pagenkopf Funeral Home, 1165 E. Summit Ave., Oconomowoc, WI 53066 is serving the family. For more information, call 262-5674457 or visit www.pagenkopf.com.