Mequon -- Bernice T. Erhardt, age 94, passed away on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Horizon Hospice in Mequon. Bernice was born in Racine on August 1, 1919, daughter of the late Benjamin and Stefanie Wolk, and had been a lifelong resident until 12 years ago when she moved to Mequon to be closer to her daughter.
Survivors include her daughters, Jacquelyn (Arlyn) Fredrick of Mequon, Mary (Robert) Pierce of Denton, TX; three grandchildren, Nathan Fredrick, Lauren Fredrick, Jason Pierce (fiancée, Adrienne McCormick); sister, Josie Paraganian of Racine; sisters-in-law, Maxine Schrader and Stella Wolk, both of Racine; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents and husband, Bernice was also preceded in death by a sister, Lillian Johnson; and brothers, Charles Wolk and Leo (Joyce) Wolk.
Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, August 2, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. followed by entombment at Calvary Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet with the family at the funeral home on Saturday from 10 a.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, masses in Bernice’s name have been suggested.
Maresh-Meredith and Acklam Funeral Home
803 Main St., Racine, WI (262) 634-7888