Francis Pierret, 85
May 17, 1932 — Nov. 3. 2017
Francis “Bratz” Pierret, 85, of Campbellsport, passed away peacefully Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at Ivy Manor in Campbellsport.
He was born May 17, 1932, in Campbellsport, the son of Reginald and Martha (Hall) Pierret. Bratz served in the U.S. Army from 1956-58, stationed in Korea. On Oct. 1, 1960, Bratz married Rose M. Uelmen at St. Matthew Catholic Church. Before retiring, Bratz worked at the Gehl Co. for 38 years and drove school bus for 26 years. He was a member of St. Matthew Catholic Church and the Hexelbank Club at Gehl Co. Bratz enjoyed bowling, golfing, fishing and hunting. He and Rosie enjoyed vacation cruises, including one to Hawaii, and spending time at their Princeton cottage with family and friends.
Survivors include his wife, Rosie; his sons, James (Laura), Kevin (Lori) and Mark (Megan); his daughters, Rachelle (Gary) Seefeldt and Amy (Steve) Unferth; his grandchildren, Krysten and Brittany Seefeldt, Devon Pierret, Elizabeth, Emmie and Ella Pierret, Owen Unferth, and Jack and Molly Pierret; his siblings, Patricia (Frank) Serwe, Arlene (Robert) Kaehne, Reginald (Eileen) Pierret Sr. and Roger (Barbara) Pierret; his sisters-inlaw and brothers-in-law, Patti and Mark Bobzien, Julaine Uelmen, Bob Lindsley, Tucker Wolf and Rosanne Schill-Uelmen; and many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
Bratz was preceded in death by his parents, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 406 E. Main St., Campbellsport. The Rev. Mark Jones will officiate and inurnment will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, in St. Matthews Cemetery.
Visitation will be Tuesday, Nov. 7, from 3 p.m. until time of Mass at the church.
In lieu of flowers, the family appreciates memorials to Generations Hospice or St. Matthew Catholic Church. The family extends a special “thank you” to the nurses and staff of Ivy Manor and Generations Hospice, and to family and friends for their visits, care, concern and support during Bratz’s final weeks.
Twohig Funeral Home is serving the family with guestbook and condolences at www.twohigfunerals.com.