Pauline T. Brizer


Pauline T. Brizer, of Superior, loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, and friend passed away peacefully at the age of 100 at Villa Marina Health and Rehab.

Pauline was born June 28, 1920 in the Bronx, New York to Charles and Fannie Botkin. In 1946 she married the love of her life Joseph Brizer and moved to Superior, WI. They raised two children, Elise and Steven.

Pauline was very fortunate to be a stay at home mother and wife. She was very active in the Jewish community. She was the bookkeeper for the Superior Hebrew Cemetery for many years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Fannie; husband, Joseph; and children, Elise and Steven.

Pauline is survived by her grandchildren, Shelley Phair, Tiffany, Craig, and Amy; great-grandchildren, Blake and Zachary Phair; and nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

A graveside service will be held on Wednesday Sept. 30th at 11:00 at the Superior Hebrew Cemetery. Rabbi David Steinberg will officiate.

Downs Funeral Home, 1617 N 19th St., is assisting the family with arrangements. To send an online condolence, please visit

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