NEW BERLIN—Age 82, passed away Thursday, May 10, 2018 after a brief illness. Survivors include his wife Lenore; children: Ken (Kelly) Brehm, Karyn (Andrew) Biller, Dan (Tami) Brehm, & Tom (Susan) Brehm; grandchildren: Tyler, Colton, Jacob, Krista, Zachary, & Elizabeth; brother Tim (Deena) Brehm; cousins, nieces, nephews, other relatives, & friends.
David was born in Racine, April 28, 1936, son of the late Irmine & Lawrence Brehm. He was also preceded in death by his sister Laurel. On August 18, 1962, David was united in marriage to Lenore F. Jirush. David served in the US Navy for 3 years after attending Loras College. He was employed at Mueller Color Plate & S&M Rotogravure as a journeyman photo engraver for almost 40 years before retiring in 1998. He was a family man & enjoyed spending time with his wife, children, & grandchildren. His passions included hunting, fishing, gardening, playing cards, & traveling.
Visitation will be held at Holy Apostles Catholic Church, 16000 W National Ave, New Berlin, WI 53151, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 10:30 AM—12 noon. The funeral mass will follow. Christian Burial will be at Highland Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to David’s patron saint, Saint Jude, & favorite charity, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, stjude.org/donate, 800-805-5856 or to the American Heart Association, www.heart.org, 800-AHA-USA1.
KRAUSE FUNERAL HOME