Elaine Oswald, 73
Sept. 19, 1941 -- Aug. 26, 2015
Elaine Oswald, of West Bend (formerly of Richfield), 73, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. She was born Sept. 19, 1941, in Wisconsin to Frank and Laura (nee Kohl) Oswald. She graduated from Hartford High School in 1959.
Elaine was retired from Germantown Mutual Insurance Co. She was an avid baseball fan and especially loved cheering on the Milwaukee Brewers. She enjoyed casino trips, bingo, playing sheepshead and dining out.
Elaine is survived by her siblings, Harold (Phyllis) Oswald, Carol Murphy, Sharon Remillard, Dean (Jeany) Oswald and Terry (Jeff) Hamilton; sister-in-law, Sally Oswald; aunts, Ruth Ceshker and Bernice Kohl; and nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Dennis (Marlene) Oswald; and brothers-in-law, Harold Murphy and Jerry Remillard.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Gabriel (1200 St. Gabriel Way, Hubertus, WI) on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at noon with the Rev. Timothy Bickel presiding. Visitation will be held at church from 10 a.m. until the time of service.
Memorials appreciated to St. Gabriel Church or the American Diabetes Association (P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312).
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or online at