(nee Twardowski) of Wauwatosa was born to Eternal Life on February 15th, 2021 at the age of 61. She is preceded in death by her son Matthew Zareczny, and her parents Delores and Harvey Twardowski. Vickie will be missed and is survived by her daughter Sara (David) Bonilla, her brother Jim Twardowski and Vickie’s longtime friend Karen Eckmann. Also survived by many family members and friends.
Vickie was devoted to her nursing career for 20 years. She started as a certified nursing assistant, then went on to become a licensed practical nurse and ultimately a registered nurse. She spent nearly half of her career working at Sunrise Care Center, where she retired in 2018. Vickie was well respected and loved by all of her co-workers and residents.
Vickie was an avid supporter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to NAMI (nami.org) in her memory.
Visitation will be held on Friday, March 26, at the Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home in Wauwatosa from 4PM until the time of Memorial Service at 6 PM.
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