Sunday, March 4, 2012

On Saturday, March 10, 2012, a Celebration of the Life of Barbara J. Danskin, who entered life eternal on March 1, 2012, will be held at The Berkshires of Grafton, 1004 Beech Street, Grafton, Wisconsin 53024 This is a casual gathering.

We will gather in the community room (directly ahead of you through the front doors) at 10:30 a.m. A Memorial Service of Celebration will take place at 11:00 a.m. followed by a light lunch and social gathering. If you are local please feel free to bring something to add to the food buffet area but not required.

If sending flowers please notify flower company that items should arrive that morning between 7:30 and 10:00 a.m. or the day before between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. The number for the Berkshires is 262-376-9661 and they can give you local florist information and detailed delivery suggestions. Ask for Jill.

If you would like to send a note to the family please mail to the Berkshires, "attention Apt 223, Danskin Family"

You are invited to send a donation to the SouthEastern Wisconsin Alzheimer's Association in honor of Bruce Danskin as he continues his battle with the disease. You can visit their website at and simply click "donate" at the top of the page.

If you wish you can make a donation to help defray the funeral costs.  Please contact Kurt at 414-312-1345 for information.

Any flowers received will be used during the service and celebration. Afterwards, some will be donated to Horizon Hospice of St Mary's Hospital Ozaukee County in Mequon, Wisconsin. Others will be brought to the local hospital to be shared with others who may not have family in the area.

Thank you to everyone for your prayers and support. Barbara was completely surrounded by her family and held the hand of her husband of 50 years when she took her last breath. Please continue following Bruce and Barbara's blog as we now rally around Bruce and be with him as he continues to struggle with Alzheimer's.

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