Honoring the Life by Telling the Story

Marie C. Bach

August 30, 1924 - August 17, 2017
Milwaukee, WI



Friday, August 25, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM CDT
Lindsay Hall at EastCastle Place
2505 E. Bradford Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211
(414) 963-6151


Friday, August 25, 2017
2:00 PM CDT
Lindsay Hall at EastCastle Place
2505 E. Bradford Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211
(414) 963-6151


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

The College Endowment Association
c/o Jane Condon PO Box 1533
Brookfield, WI 53008-1533

Please be sure to write "In memory of Marie Bach" in the memo of your check so your donation can be acknowledged


Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Belle Fiori
2014 N. Farwell Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 272-2234

The family has requested memorials in lieu of flowers; however, if you wish to send flowers and do not have a local florist, we recommend the above florist.

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Marie Catherine Bach

Born to Eternal Life Aug. 17, 2017. Beloved wife of James. Mother of James F. Bach Jr., Lisa (David) Worth, and John (Diane) Bach. Grandmother of Linden and Andrew Worth and Evan and Julia Bach. Sister of Georgianna (John) Yung and the late Raymond Ruppert. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Marie worked as a flight attendant for Northwest Airlines, logging over 6 million miles. She eventually became their Washington D.C. lobbyist – even meeting President Harry S. Truman - before retiring to become a wife and mother. Her uniform is on display at the EAA Museum in Oshkosh. Marie loved to travel and was willing to go anywhere. She and Jim travelled all over the world – especially enjoying the winters they spent in Mexico and the Caribbean.

Family and friends will gather in Lindsay Hall at EastCastle Place, 2505 E. Bradford Avenue on Friday, August 25, 2017 from 1:00 PM until the time of the Memorial Mass at 2:00 PM. Private inurnment St. Augustine Catholic Church Cemetery, Trenton, WI.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to The College Endowment Association, c/o Jane Condon PO Box 1533, Brookfield, WI 53008-1533.