Geraldine Emma Broulik, 84, of Mount Vernon, died Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, at her home. Funeral Mass was held Jan. 10 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Mount Vernon. Burial followed at St. John’s Cemetery, Lisbon.
Geraldine was born in rural Solon, the daughter of Joseph and Sophia (Konecny) Hajek. She married Leonard Broulik on Jan. 3, 1953, in Ely. She and Leonard lived and raised their family on the farm south of Mount Vernon. She was a member of the Jolly Workers Ladies Club and St. John’s the Baptist Catholic Church.
Geraldine is survived by her sons Robert (Anna) Broulik of Lisbon and Dan Broulik of Mount Vernon; daughters Sharon (Keith) Kadlec of Hiawatha, Nancy (Kerry) Vincent of Ely, Teresa (Steve) Weets of Mechanicsville; a daughter in law Julie Broulik of Lisbon; grandchildren, step-grandchildren, and great-grandchildren; siblings; Wilma Skripsky, Marcella Fisher, Dick (Margaret) Hajek and a sister-in-law Myrtle Hajek.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Leonard Broulik on Nov. 14, 2008, a son John, a brother Bill Hajek and great granddaughter Samantha Broulik.
A memorial fund has been established in her name.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.broshchapel.com.