Florence H. Rode, 91, Weston died Monday, March 29, 2010 at Cedar Ridge Elder Services, Weston. She was born May 19, 1918 in Milwaukee to the late Alfred C. and Elsie (Emmrich) Julien. On September 27, 1941 she married Herbert E. Rode at North Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Milwaukee. He preceded her in death on July 26, 2001.
Survivors include two daughters: Carol (Charles) Knutson of Weston and Denise (Darryl) Wessoleck of Pewaukee; two grandchildren: Julie (Ryan) Fernstaedt of Weston and Ann Knutson of Madison; three great grandchildren Alec, Olivia and Ashtyn Fernstaedt; a brother Ronald Julien of Glendale, WI; cousins, nieces and nephews.
Florence was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert, and two brothers Ervin and Alfred Julien.
Private family service will be held this week at Brainard Funeral Home – Everest Chapel, 5712 Memorial Court, Weston. Rev. Robert Jordan of Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church will officiate. Burial will be at Wisconsin Memorial Park Cemetery, Brookfield, WI.
Memorials may be given in Florence's memory to Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice Services, 333 Pine Ridge Boulevard, Wausau, WI 54401 or Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church, 6404 Old Costa Lane, Weston, WI 54476.
Online condolences may be sent to www.brainardfuneral.com.