Obituary for Laurene Braunsky

Laurene T. Braunsky (Tauscher), 90, passed away on Wednesday June 15, 2022 at Marshfield Medical Center.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am on Monday, June 20, 2022 at St. Kilian’s Catholic Church, Blenker, With Rev. Murali Anand Rayappan officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. A visitation will be from 2:00 pm until 5:00 pm on Sunday at Rembs Funeral Home and from 10:00 am until service time on Monday at St. Kilian’s Catholic Church.

Laurene was born March 10, 1932 at home, Route 1 Milladore, WI, to George and Dora Haasl) Tauscher. She attended schools in Blenker, Marshfield, Madison and Superior in Wisconsin. She graduated from Superior School of Practical Nursing in 1954 and worked as an LPN in Superior, Stevens Point and Marshfield. She married Gerald A. Braunsky on July 17, 1954 at St. Kilian’s Catholic Church in Blenker, WI. Laurene farmed with her husband in Blenker and worked at various hospitals during that time until retiring in 1994. She enjoyed retirement by spending time with family and friends. Laurene could put on a fantastic meal with little planning for any occasion that presented itself. She was one of twelve children (5 brothers and 6 sisters). She had 4 children; Michael (deceased), Donald (deceased), Jane (Boston MA) and Karl (Nekoosa WI), 4 grandchildren; Joshua Braunsky (Nekoosa WI), Michael and Katy Braunsky (Eau Claire WI), Jason West (Austin TX) and Frankie Lee Braunsky (Brownwood, TX), and one great grandchild; Alexis Jane Braunsky (Eau Claire, WI). She is also survived by a brother, Rev. Donald Tauscher, of MN, and sisters, Doris Tauscher of Minnesota and Agnes (Fritz) Link of Wisconsin Rapids.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two sons, and eight siblings.

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