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Georgia Gail (Sawby) Serwa

March 22, 1948 ~ February 3, 2019 (age 70)

Georgia (Sawby) Serwa, 70, passed away on February 3, 2019 at Azura Memory Care.

She was born March 22, 1948 in Fargo, North Dakota to the late Julian and Zona (Skarison) Sawby. She graduated from Waukegan High School in 1966 and married Ronald K. Serwa on June 10, 1966.

Georgia was a gifted painter and talented quilter. She enjoyed collecting antiques, gardening, photography, and cooking. She loved the time spent with her grandchildren and friends, along with volunteering at the Humane Society.

She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Ron; sons Michael (Jana) Serwa and Matthew (Loralee) Serwa; brothers Scott Sawby and Steve Sawby; grand children Morgan Wojciechowski, Madilyn Fischer, Mitchel Serwa, Myles Serwa, Maclayna Serwa and Locklynn Serwa; as well as great grandchildren Levi Fischer and Cade Wojciechowski. She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Julie Murphy.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Brainard Funeral Home – Everest Chapel, 5712 Memorial Court, Weston. Rev. Joy Nelson-Jeffers will officiate. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Humane Society of Marathon County, 7001 Packer Dr, Wausau, WI 54401.

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Donations may be made to:

Humane Society of Marathon County
7001 Packer Drive, Wausau WI 54401
Tel: 1-715-845-2810

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