Roland ‘Rollie’ J. Elenich
CUDAHY, Wis. — Roland Elenich passed away peacefully on November 24, 2021.
Loving husband of Barbara, beloved father of Denise (Bob) White and Dale (Anabelly Garcia) Elenich. He is also survived by a sister, Genevieve (Tom) Abbott and two brothers, John “Butch” (Lauralee) Elenich and Michael (Janet) Elenich and many loving cousins, nieces and nephews.
He graduated from Sacred Heart Catholic School in 1951. He always had fond memories of his life in the U.P. and with his dear friends who still live there.
Roland was a proud Korean veteran, and retiree of the Milwaukee Post Office as an expeditor.
Additionally, he was a retired Cudahy Auxiliary police officer with 50 years of service. He was a fourth degree member of the Knights of Columbus – Counsel 1709, the Society of the Third Infantry Division, Veteran of Foreign Wars and an usher at Divine Mercy Church for 25 years.
Visitation will be at Divine Mercy Catholic Parish on December 6, located at 800 Marquette Ave., South Milwaukee, WI, from 10 to 11 a.m.
Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 11 a.m., followed by interment with military honors at Holy Sepulcher Cemetery in Cudahy.