April 19, 1921 — Sept. 3, 2019
Edna went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at Linden Heights at the age of 98. She was born in the Township of Brookfield, Waukesha County, on April 19, 1921 to Emil and Clara Gaulke.
She is survived by three grandchildren: Chris, Lisa, Amy; four great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; and one brother, Paul Gaulke.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harvey Priefer; and son, Donald Beilfuss; four sisters: Anita Grimm, Hildegard Brandt, Gertrude Schultz, Jeanette Narlow; one brother, Alfred Gaulke; four brothers- in-law: Lester Grimm, Robert Brandt, Robert Narlow and Harold Schultz; and two sisters-in-law, Shirley Gaulke and Pearl Gaulke; also a close and dear friend, Frank Okruhlica.
She is further survived by nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and great-great-nieces, greatgreat- nephews and friends.
Visitation will be at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, W240-N3103 Pewaukee Road (Highway 164), Pewaukee, Monday, September 9, 10-11 a.m. Funeral service to follow at 11 a.m.
Burial will be at Wisconsin Memorial Park at 2 p.m. (MEET IN GREEN PARKING AREA AT 1:50 P.M.) In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to Christ Ev. Lutheran Church. A special thank-you to Linden Heights staff and Seasons Hospice staff for their care to Edna. Church and Chapel Funeral Home of Waukesha is serving the family. For more information, call 262-827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary or leave condolences.