Current Services

Rosemary Petranech

Date of Passing: January 10, 2018

Petranech, Rosemary Social Justice Advocate, Rosemary Petranech Who Led a Model Affirmative Action Program at Marquette University Dies at 82. Some might say Rosemary Petranech’s moral compass was set at age eight when she snuck onto a Milwaukee streetcar to save the nickel fare for a candy bar. (Rosemary passed away Wednesday, January 10 at […]

Mary Louise Roozen

Roozen, Mary Louise (nee Silverman) passed away on January 18, 2018, at age 96. She was born in Milwaukee on March 31, 1921. A graduate of Shorewood High School and the University of Wisconsin (where she was a Badger Beauty), she married a fighter pilot, Edwin C. Roozen during World War II. Ed and Mary […]

Dorothy June Gremmer “Sara”

Date of Passing: December 29, 2017

Date of Service: Saturday, February 17, 2018

The artist Dorothy June “Sara” Gremmer died on December 29th at St. Mary’s Hospital in Mequon at the age of 102. Blessed with an indomitable spirit and great energy, she lived a life of engagement, discovery, and creativity. Her art career began in her late 30s when she attended a class at UW-Marinette. She jumped […]

Madelon Coogan Pritchard

Date of Passing: January 9, 2018

Date of Service: Saturday, January 20, 2018

Madelon Coogan Pritchard was born August 31,1920 and passed away peacefully January 9, 2018. She was the wife of the late Owen J. Pritchard and mother of Kathleen (William Durkin), Susan (John Pederson) and Thomas (Roxanne) Pritchard. “Nanny” was the beloved and caring grandmother of Elizabeth (Charles Roedel), Christine, and Ryan Durkin, and James, Brian, […]

John M. Bellford “Jack”

John M. Bellford “Jack”

Date of Passing: December 31, 2017

Found peace on December 31st, 2017 at the age of 69 years. Loving partner of Susan Dixon. Brother of Richard (Jill), Kenneth and Russell (Lisa) Bellford. Further survived by nieces, nephews, and friends. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.

Betty Glich

Betty Glich

Date of Passing: December 27, 2017

Date of Service: Thursday, January 4, 2017

Born to Eternal Life on December 27th, 2017. Age 90 years. Resident of Villa of St. Francis. Daughter of the late John and Helen (Marowski) Glisch. Loving sister of Rosemary (David) Lesnik and the late Helen Glisch. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Betty was a secretary in the business office at […]

Jean S. Magarian

Jean S. Magarian

(nee Schoch) Passed peacefully on December 17th, 2017. Age 85 years. Residence Shorewood. Beloved wife of the late Donald E. Magarian. Loving mother of Gregory P. (Melissa) Magarian of St. Louis, MO. Proud grandmother of Molly. Sister-in-law of Julie Schoch and Anne Harker. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. Private Family […]

Lucille Y. Lee

Lucille Y. Lee

Date of Passing: December 11, 2017

Date of Service: Saturday, December 16, 2017

(nee Sorrenti) passed peacefully on December 11, 2017 at the age of 76 years. Residence Milwaukee. Beloved wife of the late John Lee. Loving mother of John Lee, Jr. Proud grandmother of Samantha and Anthony Lee. Dear sister of Dominic (Mary) and Sal “Sam” (Sarah) Sorrenti. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. […]

Ilya Annelise Shacklady

Date of Passing: December 4, 2017

Date of Service: Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Born June 18, 2015, Iyla found eternal peace on December 4, 2017 after a mighty & brave eight-month battle with leukemia. She is survived by loving parents Angela & Andrew Shacklady of Shorewood; proud big sister Lucy & adoring baby brother Harry; great grandfather Thomas Kuesel, grandparents Alan Shacklady and Carrie & Toby Babb, uncle […]

Kathleen P. Cleary-Brock

Date of Passing: November 12, 2017

Date of Service: Friday, November 24, 2017

Born to Life November 23rd, 1940; Born to Eternal Life November 12th, 2017. Retired from City of Milwaukee-Water Department. Mother of Lisa (Thomas) Pechacek, Andrew (Lisa) Howell, & Desiree (Larry) Metcalf and the late Maria Lyn Howell. Grandmother to Benjamin (Erin) Pechacek, Holly (Michael) Machi, Kelly Howell, Michael Howell, Cieara, McKenna, Tegan and the late […]