Death Notices

Sabina “Sy” Silver (nee Carr)

May 22, 1933 – March 11, 2018

 Found peace on March 11, 2018 at the age of 84 and reunited with her late husband Ken. Loving mom of Peter (Janet), Barb (Tim) Silver-Thorn and Karen (Tim) Selle. Proud grandma of Bryan, Sara, Nick, Tony and Ian. Sister of Mike (Vicki) Carr. Preceded in death by her grandson, Sam. Sy will be missed by many relatives, friends and caregivers.

Visitation will be Thursday March 15, 2018 at St. James Catholic Church, W220 N6588 Town Line Rd. in Menomonee Falls, from 10am until Mass of Christian Burial is celebrated at 11am.

Sy had a strong faith and volunteered for numerous causes. She was an avid reader, enthusiastic sports fan and quilter.  Sy was one of the early women marketing majors; graduating in 1955 from the Marquette University College of Business. She worked many years for Proctor and Gamble and The Bureau of Labor Statistics.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Christ Child or Marquette University College of Business are greatly appreciated.

Joseph Victor Cardini

July 6, 1935 – March 6, 2018

Of Sussex, WI. Joined the Lord and his loving wife, Marilyn, on March 6, 2018. Age 82 years. Beloved dad of Gregory (Robyn) and Jill Cardini Scocco (Victor) Scocco. Proud grandpa of Alyssa Cardini and step-grandpa of Melanie Greenway and Amanda Adair. Further survived by other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Adeline, and sister Gloria Gulan.

Visitation will be on Saturday, March 10 from 10AM until time of Memorial  Mass at 11AM at ST. JAMES CATHOLIC CHURCH-HISTORIC CHAPEL; W220 N6588 Town Line Rd., Menomonee Falls. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Joseph’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association are greatly appreciated.


Leonard J. Wiesneski

 September 27, 1933 – March 6, 2018

Born to Eternal Life on March 6, 2018, age 84.  Beloved husband  to Theodora “Teddy” (nee Van Valin) for 57 years.  Loving father of Paul (Judy), William (Jodi), Mary (Jim) Seidl, Barbara (Roger) Lorbiecki, Joe (Karen), Catherine (Ric) Schmidt, Ann Orozco, and Amy (Paul) Lough.  Dear brother of Rose, Florence, Janet and Paul.  Survived by other relatives and friends.  Preceded in death by his first wife Joanne (Nee Kirchner), his son Leonard, siblings Harry and Mark.

Visitation Monday March 12, 2018 at St. James Catholic Church, W220N6588 Town Line Rd in Menomonee Falls from 9:30AM until time of the Funeral Mass at 11:00AM, followed by interment at St. James Rose Hill Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. James are appreciated.

Thank you to the kidney donor in August 1989 to enable Leonard to enjoy his 18 grandchildren.