Paula R. Hron

Paula R. Hron, nee Strachota, of West Bend and a summer resident of Big Portage Lake in Land Oí Lakes, was born into eternal life on Saturday, March 29, 2008 at Cedar Community at the dear age of 91.

Paula was born into the loving arms of Simon and Marie (nee Straub) Strachota on Jan. 20, 1917 in St. Kilian.

She was raised in St. Kilian and graduated from St. Maryís Springs High School in Fond du Lac.

She worked in the family business until her marriage to Paul Hron on Oct. 22, 1946 at St. Kilianís Catholic Church.

Paula really enjoyed spending her time golfing, fishing, playing cards with her friends, as well as spending time with her family.

She volunteered her time at Holy Angelís Mission Circle, Cedar Lake Home and Meals on Wheels.

Paula is survived by four loving children, Michael (Nancy), James (Lori), Christine and Mary (Rod) Berglund; six grandchildren, Andrew (Stacy), Nicholas, Rebecca and Elizabeth (fiance Brad Blanchette) Hron and Matthew and Emily Berglund.

She is also survived by two sisters and a brother, Leyola "Lee" Wietor, Myrtle Krejci and Orville (Marie) Strachota.

Further surviving are nieces, nephews, other relatives and special friends.

Paula was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, Paul R. Hron, in 1989; several sisters and brother-in-laws.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, April 1, at 6 p.m. at Holy Angelís Catholic Church, 138 N. Eighth Ave. West Bend, with Father Gerald Brit-tain officiating.

Friends and family may visit at the church only on Tuesday from 4 p.m. until the time of Mass at 6 p.m.

A committal of Christian Burial will take place on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Holy Angelís Cemetery in West Bend.

The family prefers memorials to the Holy Angelís School Trust Fund or Cedar Community.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family

www.phillipfuneralhome.com.

The family wishes to thank Dr. Mian and the nurses and staff at Cedar Community for their care and compassion during Paula's stay.