Bernice L. Fiecke, 86

Bernice L. Fiecke, age 86, of Winsted, passed away Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted.

She was born Oct. 9, 1928, in Silver Lake, the daughter of Joseph and Frances (Rozeske) Wawrzyniak.

Bernice married Florian J. Fiecke April 20, 1948, at St. Adalbert’s Catholic Church in Silver Lake. Their marriage was blessed with three daughters.

Bernice enjoyed gardening and tending to her flowers. She truly enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Florian; children Marlyce (Patrick) Fistman, Joyce (Dennis) Cacka, and Linda Fiecke; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a great-great grandchild; sister Annie (Joe) Fasching; and other relatives and friends.

Bernice was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers; and two sisters.

Mass of Christian Burial took place Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Interment was at Holy Trinity Cemetery.

Visitation was Monday, Oct. 27 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted, with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m., and continued Tuesday from 9 to 10 a.m. at the chapel.

Casket bearers were Matthew Halik, Aaron Halik, Jim Klima, Eric Klima, Jacob Klima, and Pat Fistman.

The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted assisted the family with arrangements. On-line condolences can be made at www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.

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