Elaine C. Hafemeister, 77

Elaine C. Hafemeister (nee Vergenz), 77, found peace Friday, April 15, 2016, after complications suffered from a stroke.

She was the wife of the late Earl Hafemeister; mother of Cheryl (Juan) Aguinaga and Amy (David) Brehmer; grandmother of Max and Alex Aguinaga, and Sydney and Zachary Brehmer; sister of Joan Holston; aunt of Steve (Shari) Holston; and special friend of Jack Riess. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Elaine worked as an elementary teacher for 34 years with the Milwaukee Public School System.

Visitation is from 11 a.m. until the time of the memorial service at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 23, at the Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home (N84 W17937 Menomonee Ave., Menomonee Falls). A private burial will be at Valhalla Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Elaine’s name will be given to her favorite charities.

Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services is assisting the family: 262-251-3630 or www.schmidtandbartelt.com.