Beatrice E. Warren, age 92, of Grafton, Wisconsin and formerly of Hillsboro WI, died January 29, 2021 at Zilber Family Hospice in Wauwatosa.
She was born on September 2, 1928 in Hillsboro to Robert and Matilda M. (Kahler) Bohn. Beatrice spent her childhood on the family dairy farm in Hillsboro and graduated from Hillsboro High School. She was united in marriage to Raymond J. Warren on her 20th birthday, September 2, 1948. Together, they had four children. Her family, both immediate and extended, was the focus and joy of her life. Beatrice was also a deeply devoted Christian and a long-time member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Grafton.
Survivors include daughters Nancy (Scott) Findholt of Cove, Oregon; Linda (Bob) Brandt of Mosinee, WI; Susan (Fred) Spaeth of West Bend, WI; and son John (Mary) of Suamico, WI; eight grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond, brothers Richard and Donald and sisters Marjorie, Vera, Violet, Esther, and Dorothy.
A private funeral service for immediate family will be held on February 3, 2021 at the Picha Funeral Home in Hillsboro, with Rev. Alan Tripp officiating. Burial rites will be in the Mount Vernon Cemetery in Hillsboro. Due to COVID-19, there will be no visitation at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made payable to “ELCA World Hunger” (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America), direct payments can be mailed to ELCA - PO Box 1809, Merrifield, VA 22116-8009.
The Picha Funeral Home in Hillsboro is assisting with arrangements.