Mary Ellen (Brotske) Romlow-Buhrow
 
Saturday, October 18, 1947  -  Sunday, January 11, 2015

Age 67

 

Mary Ellen Romlow-Buhrow, age 67, of Ripon, WI, passed away Sunday, January 11, 2015, at her home.

Mary was born October 18, 1947, in Berlin, WI, the daughter of Leo and Genevieve (Trochinski) Brotske. She was a graduate of Ripon High School and was a member of St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in Ripon. She married Jerry Buhrow in Ripon May 7, 1993. Mary loved gardening and traveling. She enjoyed sewing and baking, especially candies and the hundreds of cookies she was known to bake at Christmas.

Survivors include her husband, Jerry Buhrow of Ripon, WI; son, Paul (Tobi Silgman) Romlow of Madison, WI; step-daughter, Laurie Buhrow of Fond du Lac, WI; step-son, Jay Buhrow also of Fond du Lac, WI; step-grandchildren, Eric (Amanda) Przybyl of Green Lake, WI, Jerry Buhrow III of Florida and David Buhrow of Green Lake, WI; step-great grandchild, Edward Przybyl; nieces, Sheryl and Sue Swanke both of Ripon and nephew, Scott Swanke of Minneapolis, MN, along with her grand nieces and nephews. Mary is preceded in death by her parents, Leo and Genevieve; her sister, Barbara and son, Peter.

Visitation for Mary Ellen Romlow-Buhrow will be held Thursday, January 15, 2015, from 4 7 p.m. at Butzin-Marchant Funeral Home, 515 Mayparty Dr., Ripon, WI, 54971 and again on Friday, January 16, 2015, from 10 11:00 a.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, 218 Blossom St. Ripon, WI, 54971.


Mass of Christian Burial for Mary will be held on Friday, January 16, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, 218 Blossom St. Ripon, WI, 54971. Reverend Robert A. Fictum will officiate. Interment will follow at St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery in the Town of Ripon. A memorial is being established.

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