THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Beatrice M. Brzezinski
Issue Date: May 10, 2017
Beatrice Marie Brzezinski, 90, longtime Peshtigo resident, passed away Sunday May 7.
Born Jan 12, 1927 in Nashville, to Otto and Mary (Muntz) Milkey, she married Stanley Brzezinski and he preceded her in death on Feb. 13, 2004. She worked at Sears and Roebuck in Marinette for many years.
A member of Oconto United Methodist Church, she also was a longtime member of Harmony United Methodist Church and a founder of the Harmony Homemakers.
She is survived by three children and their spouses, Holly (Gerald) Van De Laarschot, Peshtigo, Gary (Cara) Brzezinski, Hobart and Karen (fiancé Thomas Jansen) Classon, De Pere; five grandchildren and their spouses; nine great-grandchildren and many other relatives and friends.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley; a daughter-in-law, Jane Brzezinski and a son-in-law, Stephen J. Classon.
Friends may call at Rhodes Charapata Funeral Home, 121 Chicago St., Oconto on Friday May, 26 from 5 p.m. until time of a Memorial Service at 8 p.m., with Pastor David J. Henke officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Peshtigo.