Audrey Drilias

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Audrey Drilias Notice
Drilias, Audrey Age 88, of Greendale, WI passed away on Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at Mitchell Manor Senior Living, West Allis, WI. She was born on April 6, 1925 in Milwaukee to Carl and Leonita (Leack) Tess. Audrey married Christopher Drilias on June 14, 1947 and they remained married for 57 years until his death in 2004. Over the years she had worked for Allis Chalmers, Greendale Community Church and the Boston Store. Audrey was an enthusiastic bowler and liked to golf and take long walks through the village. She is survived by her children, Christopher (Suzanne Goodell) of Bellingham, WA; Michael (Roxanne Seeliger) of Sun Prairie, WI and Sarah (Michael Froh) of Milwaukee, WI; grandchild, Wesley Drilias; brother Robert Tess (Janice); and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Audrey was preceded in death by her husband; mother and father; stepfather, John Obenauf; and brother, Kenneth Tess. A visitation with family and friends will take place Saturday, July 27 at 11 AM followed by a memorial service approximately one hour later at Greendale Community Church, 6015 Clover Lane, Greendale, WI. Instead of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to one of the following: Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute, Wisconsin Chapter of the , Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center or any other organization that is involved with Alzheimer's research, care and education. Finally, the family expresses their sincerest gratitude to the staff of Meadowmere & amp; Mitchell Manor West Allis, Jewish Family Services, VITAS Hospice Care, and Comfort Keepers for providing our mother companionship, comfort and care.
Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on July 21, 2013
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