Carol M. Bernhoft
Dec. 16, 1929 - May 27, 2021
KENOSHA - Carol M. Bernhoft, age 91, passed away on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at Aurora Medical Center in Burlington, WI.
Born Milwaukee, WI on December 16, 1929, she was the daughter of Erwin and Agnes (Gora) Neblung. Carol attended local schools and graduated from Mary D. Bradford High School. She later married Jerome Bernhoft in Kenosha, where they raised their four children.
Carol was a Girl Scout Leader and enjoyed traveling, cruising, gardening, reading, and most of all, spending time with her family.
She will be dearly missed by her children: Gail (Donald) Bouch, Karen (Dennis) Riewe, Connie Johnson, Judy (Michael) Schmidt; her grandchildren: Gwen Schmidt, Jason Schmidt, Rachael Schmidt, Kim Jay, Chris Bouch; her step-grandchildren: Matt Johnson and Amber Kirsenlohr; her great-grandchildren: Ben Jay, Kate Jay and Max Jay; and her step-great-grandchildren: Jack Simmons and Ryker Bradley, Mara, and Makena Kirsenlohr.
Carol was preceded in death by her husband, Jerome Bernhoft; her parents, Erwin and Agnes Neblung; and her sister, Joyce Osborne and son-in-law, Brad Johnson.
Memorial service honoring Carol's life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 11, 2021 at the Piasecki Funeral Home. A gathering of relatives and friends will be held on Friday, June 11, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Inurnment will follow in St. George Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial remembrances may be made to The Salvation Army, 3116 75th Street, Box 366 (53141-0366), Kenosha, WI 53143 www.salvationarmyusa.org or Love, Inc., 480 S. Pine Street, Burlington, WI 53105 www.love-inc.net.
Piasecki Funeral Home & Cremation Services
3720 39th Avenue 262-658-4101