Mildred E. Delaney, 92
Sept. 27, 1924 — Dec. 3, 2016
Mildred E. Delaney (nee Cate), of West Bend, passed away Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, at The Kathy Hospice, Mildred was born Sept. 27, 1924, in Corning, Arkansas, to Claude and Leona (nee Dodd) Cate. She married the late Walter Delaney in Arkansas and moved to West Bend in the early ’60s where they raised their family. Mildred raised her children and then worked in the office of the West Bend Co. She loved to garden, canning, books, crossword puzzles, sewing, golfing at the West Bend Country Club and traveling with her family.
Mildred is survived by her children, Beth (Steve) Trott and Roland (Lisa) Delaney; grandchildren, Lori (Larry) Penkwitz and Jack Karl; and great-grandchildren, Mickayan and Sage Penkwitz. She is further survived by her siblings, Claudia Cole, Lessie Terry, Patricia Parrish and Jean Aycock, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Walter; brother, Ottis; and sister, Gladys.
A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel of West Bend. Inurnment will take place at Washington County Memorial Park. Visitation will be at the funeral home Friday from noon until the time of service at 1 p.m.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.