Flora M. Jerome, 89


Flora M. Jerome (nee Ulwelling) passed away unexpectedly at her home on Monday, March 3, 2014, at the age of 89. Flora was born on May 23, 1924, in Milwaukee to Ben and Florence (nee Larson) Ulwelling. She married Jerome “Jerry” K. Jerome on Nov. 17 in 1945.

Flora is survived by her husband Jerry; children Janis Olds, Robert Jerome, Stacey (Greg) Piotrowski, Paul (Bing) Jerome, Thomas Jerome, and Mary (Daniel) Russell; 23 grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is further survived by many other cousins, nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends.

Flora is preceded in death by her parents and sister Jean Jensen.

Visitation will be from noon-12:45 p.m. on Monday, March 10, 2014, at St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 406 Jefferson St. in West Bend (town of Barton). A Mass of Christian Burial will follow visitation at 1 p.m. at the church on Monday, March 10, 2014. Private family interment will take place at Holy Cross Cemetery in Milwaukee.

In lieu of flowers, donations accepted for The American Heart Association (Midwest Affiliate, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL, 60674) and The American Diabetes Association (National Processing Center, P.O. Box 13067, Alexandria, VA, 22312).

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262) 338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.