WAUNAKEE/WESTPORT-Seraphine M.”Roundy” Herbrand, age 89, passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at Middleton Village. She was born on July 11, 1923 in Springfield, the daughter of Frank and Mary (Meinholz) Ziegler. Roundy attended the Blackwood “one room” school house in Westport. She was given the nickname “Roundy” as a small child by Father Loeder of Springfield. Roundy married Leo Herbrand on September 20, 1945 at St. Mary of the Lake in Westport. They had one son, Gary, who continued to hold a special place in her heart. They lived in Middleton for many years before moving to the Waunakee/Westport area. Roundy lived life to the fullest, she loved bartending at “Roundy & Leo’s” tavern in Roxbury and later driving truck for the family business Herbrand Trucking. She went on to enjoy working in food service at Middleton High School from where she retired. Roundy had a zest for life that was contagious. She loved bowling, playing cards, drinking beer and BS’ing with everyone but treasured most the time spent with her grandchildren.
Roundy is survived by her son, Gary (Jody); two grandchildren, Cody and Mattie; two sisters, Irene (Cyril) Ripp, Lucille Taylor; two brothers, Donald (Marlene) Ziegler and Francis (Loretta) Ziegler; sister-in-law, Gert (Jerry) and brother-in-law, Mel Herbrand. She was preceded in death by her husband Leo, her parents and a sister Caroline.
Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON WEST FUNERAL & CREMATION CARE, 7435 University Ave., Middleton at 2:30 PM on Friday, April 12, 2013. Burial will be in St. Mary of the Lake Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday from 1:00 PM until the time of the service at the funeral home.
The family wished to extend a special thank you to friends and staff at Middleton Village who loved her and treated her with care and compassion. She will be dearly missed by many.
Visitation will be held on Friday from 1:00 PM until the time of the service at the funeral home.
Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON WEST FUNERAL & CREMATION CARE, 7435 University Ave., Middleton at 2:30 PM on Friday, April 12, 2013.
Burial will be in St. Mary of the Lake Cemetery