Nan T. Czerniakowski

Nan T. Czerniakowski, 84, of Oconomowoc, passed away on Saturday, October 15, 2016 after a long illness. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of almost 60 years, Robert F. Czerniakowski, who died in February 2016. Nan is survived by her loving sons, Bob (special friend Melida), Peter (daughter-in-law, Beth), and her devoted granddaughters, Kathryn, Kristen, and Kaylee, and her loving sister Lynn Corriveau, along with other relatives and friends.
Nan was a graduate of Pius XI High School and Marquette University. She was an elementary school teacher with MPS prior to becoming a stay at home mom.
Nan led a very full life, having many interests including reading, traveling, cooking, and actively managing her financial investments. 
She loved animals of all kinds, and spending time at the family's summer home in Door County. Nan will always be remembered as a loving wife, Mother, Grandmother and favorite sister as well as a very charitable person.
During her final years, Nan and our family were blessed to have wonderful caregivers to aid in Nan's care. A special thank you to each of them for their compassion.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Friday, October 21, 2016 at St. Jerome Catholic Church (1001 Silver Lake St., Oconomowoc). Visitation will start at 10:00 AM until 11:30 AM followed by a Rosary with Mass at 12:00 PM. A private burial will be held for the family at Holy Cross Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to St. Jerome Catholic Church or to Catholic Relief Services.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home

1165 E. Summit Avenue

Oconomowoc, WI 53066

Phone 262-567-4457   Fax 262-567-1259

Joyce M. Brassington

Proud mother and grandmother, Joyce Brassington, born April 7 1925 to Lydia and Erwin Koellner, found peace on October 18, 2016.  Joyce was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 54 years Robert L Brassington, son Charles and brother, Robert Koellner.  Joyce is survived by her companion Dale Hight, sister Susan Koellner Baker, daughter Linda (David) Daniels, daughter- in- law Holly Brassington and grandchildren Kari Weber, Robert Brasssington, Tricia and Elizabeth Daniels.

Joyce graduated from Wauwatosa High School and Milwaukee Downer College.  She worked for many years at Memorial Hospital of Oconomowoc in the X-ray department and as a volunteer.  She was a long time member of her church, Christ the King in Delafield, active in the quilting circle and helping with the gardens.

Gardening was a passion throughout her life.  She always had lovely perennial gardens and fed the family with fresh vegetables.  She volunteered for many years at Shorehaven, incuding planting flower gardens and working in the Country Store.  Joyce was an avid card player and loved both bridge and Sheepshead.  She was skilled in the arts of quilting, embroidery, tatting, knitting and cross stitch.

Joyce enjoyed spending time and traveling with her family and friends.  Her travels included wintering in Florida and Arizona and overseas adventures.

Visitation will be held from 10 AM until the time of Memorial Service at 11 AM on Friday, October 21, 2016 at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1600 Genesee Rd, Delafield, WI. Memorial gifts can be sent to Alzheimer’s Association, 620 S. 76th St. Suite 160, Milwaukee, WI 53214,

Notbohm - Kreutzmann
Funeral and Cremation Services
121 S. Cross Street


Bart C. Serwin

Bart C. Serwin of Sussex, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at the age of 56.

Bart was employed as a Walgreen's pharmacist from 1983 until 2006 and currently worked for his family's business Able Equipment Company.

He was an avid outdoors man enjoying hunting and fishing.

Surviving are his loving wife of 10 years Heather, his precious daughter Ella (9), his son Spencer (18) of Elburn, IL, his step-son Alec Geissler (17), parents Mike and Judy Serwin of Nashotah, in-laws Larry and Charlene Miesfeld of Madison and his siblings Michelle (Rick) Gebhard of Muskego, Chuck (Linda) Serwin of DePere, and Mike (Wendy) Serwin of West Allis.  He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A Celebration of Bart's Life will be held on Saturday, November 5th from 3 to 6 PM at the Ice House Bar & Grill 4238 W. Orchard Street, Milwaukee 53215.

If desired, in lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the family for Ella's future education.


Funeral Home

170 Warren Ave.


(262) 367-2156

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