Charles Ulrich (1928 – 2011)
Charles F. Ulrich age 83, a resident of Kenosha, died peacefully in the comfort
of his own home on Tuesday August 2nd 2011.
Born on January 27th 1928 in Omaha Nebraska, he was the son of the late Dr.
Charles and Rose (McGovern) Ulrich.
He came to Kenosha as a small child and was educated in the schools of Kenosha.
He attended St. Mark Catholic Grade School, and was a graduate of Bradford High
School. He attended Marquette University.
On September 9th 1950 he married Jane Olson at St. Mark Catholic Church.
He was employed as a material handler at AMC, and retired from Chrysler in 1986. He was a life long member of St. Mark and served as an usher. He loved bridge, and was the Director of Lakeshore Duplicate Bridge Club. He was also a member of the American Contract Bridge League, and was the first “Life Master” in the Kenosha Area. He had a passion for travel, and has traveled to all fifty states, including seeing all the National Parks.
He is survived by his wife Jane of Kenosha; to whom he was married for over sixty years; four sons; Charles of Kenosha, Mark (Carol) of New London, James (Janet) of Appleton WI and William of Kenosha; three daughters; Dorothy (Mark) Caldwell of Paducah KY; Nancy Ulrich of Eugene Oregon, Elizabeth Reach, of Eagle River and her fiance? Charlie Spencer, fourteen grandchildren and four great grandchildren. He is also survived by one sister, Eileen (Tom) Copeman of Prescott Arizona.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters; Mary Claire Priebe and Rose Marie Stracke and a daughter in law, Theresa Ulrich.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday August 12th 2011 at 11:00AM at St. Mark Catholic Church. (7117-14th Avenue)
Visitation with the family will be on Friday at the church from 9:30AM until the time of mass. Private burial will be at All Saints Catholic Cemetery.
Any memorial contributions would be appreciated to St. Mark Catholic Church.