Bernice M. Faber (nee Graff), 90

Bernice M. Faber (nee Graff) of West Bend passed away Monday, May 11, 2009 at her residence at the age of 90 years.

Bernice was born on April 11, 1919 in West Bend to Harvey and Clara (nee Richter) Graff.  She married the late Clarence A. Faber on Dec. 11, 1937 in West Bend.

Bernice is survived by her children, Darlene (Harry) Brown, Karen (friend Bob Loppnow) Krueger and Diane.  She is further survived by her grandchildren, Heidi (Jeff) Zarder, Paul (Cheryl) Liepert, Melissa McKee, Kevin (Wanda), Laura (Dale) Konwinski, Jenny (friend Mark), Eric (Rachel), Michele (Aaron) Gilhouse and  Cindy Krueger; 20 great-grandchildren, six great great-grandchildren; a brother, Gene (Marcy) Graff; sisters-in-law Dorothy Graff, Florence Graff and Betty Graff; nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends and lots of four-legged friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Clarence; son, Kenneth; sister, Delores Novotny; and brothers, Leroy, Ramon and Earl.

Funeral services for Bernice will be held on Thursday, May 14, 2009 at 7 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel of West Bend with Rev. David Flegel officiating. Interment will take place at Friedens Cemetery Jackson. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Thursday, May 14,  from 4 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m.)

Memorials are appreciated to Aurora Visiting Nurses Association or Kathy Hospice.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. www.phillipfuneralhome-com.