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Obituary for Barbara Jean Brendum


Barbara Jean Brendum 77 of Desoto Wisconsin passed away June 3, 2020 at her home with her daughters by her side after a long courageous battle with COPD she was born on July 9, 1942 in Illinois to Julia (Sommers) and Henry Smith Barbara married Edward Jozefowicz they later divorced she then married Dick Brendan and they spent the rest of their lives happy in Desoto Wisconsin Barbara worked alongside dick in various meat stores in the area also she worked at Northern engraving alongside dick and in Barbara's spare time she enjoyed karaoke games,puzzles and crafts around home Barbara is survived by her three daughters Bonnie (Stancill) Jozefowicz,Linda (Eric)Proper an Julie Jozefowicz also her brother Henry Smith and Sister Lillian Lentz five grandchildren Bo Stancill, Justin Jozefowicz, Brian Stancill ,Rodney Cooper and Tanya Cooper also four step-children Tracy (Mike) Gingerelli ,Tarha (Bart) Mengo,Tasha (Mike) Revecco and Todd (Donna) Bre dum and many nieces and nephews grandchildren step-grandchildren step sister in law Patricia(John)Nickels Barbara was preceded in death by her mother and father Julia and Herry Smith (George Sommers) brother Herry Smith (buddy) sister Catherine Smith(kalbrunner) (deli) brothers Bernie(Terri) Smith Allen Bernice (Sommers) Smith sister-in-laws (Dolores) Sandy Smith brother in law's Jimmy Rogers Fred Lentz due to covid-19 and all the construction in the area a celebration of life will be planned at a later date we will let the family know when it can be arranged. Jandt-Fredrickson Funeral Homes and Crematory is assisting the family.