From: The Journal News, Peekskill, Westchester County, New York Friday, October 10, 2003:
Grace L. Brockhausen age 82 of Port Charlotte, Fl passed away on October 8, 2003. She was born November 15, 1921 in Manitowic, Wisconsin, the daughter of Emil and Dora Jirikowac. Mrs. Brockhausen worked for the Peekskill City School District and was a member of the United Methodist Church. She moved from her Peekskill home with her husband, Charles, in 1977 to Swansboro, North Carolina.there, she became a chaplain for the NC Submarine veterans. Mrs. Brockhauses was predeceased by her husband Charles who died on October 2, 2003. She is survived by her daughter, Nancy Shull of Port Charlotte, Fl and her son Charles Brockhausen of Peekskill, New York.two grandchildren: Randy Shull,Vicki Jaeger and Charles Brockhausen one great greatgranddaughter: Caroline Jaeger: also three sisters: Dorothy Bull, Elvie Huebner and Betty Jane Neff all of Manitowic, Wisconsin.