Vickie L. Brown, 55
Dec. 1, 1962 — Dec. 7, 2017
Vickie L. Brown (nee Buelow-Borchardt) of Grafton, died unexpectedly
surrounded by her family at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee on
Dec. 7, 2017, at the age of 55.
Vickie was born on Dec. 1, 1962, in Milwaukee to Albert and Deanna
Buelow. She lived in Milwaukee until 1971, when her family moved to
Grafton. Her parents owned the Bridge Inn, where she met her first
husband, Robert Borchardt. Robert and Vickie were then married in 1983
and welcomed their first child, Tiffanie, born in 1984 and second child,
Travis, born in 1986. Vickie was preceded by the death of her husband
Robert Borchardt in 2000. In 2004, Vickie met her second husband,
Michael Brown, through his sister and they married in 2007.
After graduating from Grafton High School, she continued her schooling
for two years and became employed at Exacto Spring. Vickie was a member
of the American Legion Rose-Harms Auxiliary. She enjoyed many
activities, such as playing softball, bowling, golfing, riding her
motorcycle with her husband, Mike, traveling and being up north by her
mother Deanna. Vickie loved to cook and was known for her extensive
spreads for her work functions and family gatherings. Vickie was a very
strong woman and loved everyone around her; she had many close friends
she considered family. She will be dearly missed by all.
Vickie is survived by her husband Mike; children: Tiffanie (Jason)
Haglund and Travis Borchardt; grandchildren: Bella and Hayden Haglund;
mother Deanna Buelow; brothers: Greg (Petra) Buelow and Kevin (Gail)
Buelow; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. Vickie was
preceded in death by her father, Albert Buelow.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at 2 p.m. at
Mueller Funeral Home in Grafton. Interment will be at Woodlawn Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Memorials
of your choice are appreciated. For online condolences, please visit
www.muellerfuneralhome.com. Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory of
Grafton is assisting the family with arrangements.