Well, my mother, Beverly Ilene Broniec passed away quietly and peacefully on Thursday, June 17th.  My brother Greg and sister, Terri were with her until just a few moments before she passed.  She was surrounded by her children, our partners and her grandchildren in her last days.  I am glad her suffering is over and also glad that we all got to spend such quality time with her as she slipped away.   Here is the Obituary the family put together to honor our Mom: Beverly Ilene Broniec, age 85, of Friendship, Wisconsin died Thursday, June 19, 2014 at House of Dove in Marshfield, Wisconsin. Beve was born February 23, 1929 in Chicago, IL to Guy Kenaz Neal and Sarah Margaret Conner.   She married William C. Broniec on February 18, 1950 in Chicago, IL. He preceded her in death on December 27, 1991. Beve enjoyed swimming, boating, camping, hiking, golf and travel. She was a member of the Self Realization Chapel of Love and Light Church in Friendship, WI. Memorials may be directed in Beve’s memory to Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship.  She is survived by her 6 children; William Rickford (Rick) and Andrea (Nader) Broniec of San Diego; Jeffrey Alan (Teri Rejniak) Broniec of Milwaukee, Gregory Neal (Diana Davidson) Broniec of Nekoosa, Terersa (Broniec) of Friendship, Suzanne (Broniec) (Steve) Nichols of Racine and Victoria (Broniec) (Michael) Cooper of West Bend; grandchildren; Erica, Heather, Eileen, Persephone, Angelique, Katlyn, Kyle, David, Natalie, Audrey, Emily, Nora and great-grandchildren Gage Gregory, Kienna, Jaida and Skye.  Beve was also preceded in death by: her parents, two sisters, and two brothers.  A private memorial service was held on Monday, June 23rd.   Rest in Peace, Mom! You have earned a sacred rest.  We all will miss you greatly and I think of you every day in my meditations.  Thanks for all you taught me- both the overt and covert lessons.  I love you.