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In Memory of Delores M. Briles


10:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday January 20, 2022
St. Patrick Catholic Church
1500 Vine Street
Hudson Wisconsin

Mass of Christian Burial

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday January 20, 2022
St. Patrick Catholic Church
1500 Vine Street
Hudson Wisconsin

Delores M. Briles, age 94, of Hudson, WI, passed away on January 15, 2022 at Christian Community Home in Hudson.


Delores was born on January 25, 1927 in River Falls, WI to Michael and Cecelia (Yanish) Ovsak. After graduating from Prescott High School, she was united in marriage to Ralph Briles on October 10, 1950. The two worked together on the family farm and, after selling, moved to Burkhardt, WI.


In her early years, she enjoyed her knitting group and being outside tending to her yard. After Ralph’s passing in 1983, she remained in Burkhardt for many years before moving to Woodland Hill in Hudson. She loved playing cards, doing puzzles, and spending time with her grandchildren.


She is survived by her twin daughters, Doris (Jim) Stehr and Donna (Tab) Offner; grandchildren: Alex and Angie Stehr, and Jennifer and Kelly Offner; sister, Rosemary Ocel; and many nieces and nephews.


She is preceded in death by her husband, Ralph; parents; siblings: Leona, Lawrence, LaVerne, Delphine, and Viola; and dear friend, Charlie Johnson.


Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 20, 2022 at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 1500 Vine St., Hudson with a visitation held one hour prior to the Mass at church. The service will be livestreamed on St. Patricks Facebook page. Interment at St. Bridget Catholic Cemetery in River Falls, WI.

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    • Hello Donna and Tab,

      I send you my prayers and thoughts at the loss of Delores. May she rest in peace, Deacon Gregg

    • What a wonderful Catholic lady! Delores was always ready to listen or help out. She was very proud of her daughters, son-in-laws and grandchildren. Happy 95th birthday Delores! You will celebrate it in heaven! I will miss you very much. Your pain is gone. Hallelujah!