November 26, 2019 – West Bend, WI – Colleen Marie O’Leary, 60, of Minnetonka, Minnesota passed away on Tuesday November 19, 2019. Colleen was born on December 24 1958 in West Bend, WI to Clare and the late Duane O’Leary.
Colleen was a beautiful loving mother, grandmother, daughter, sister and aunt. She loved spending time with her children and doting over her grandchildren. She loved spending time at the lake, bright days of sunshine, but also enjoyed listening to falling raindrops. Colleen was a dance enthusiast and enjoyed swing and ballroom dancing to the sound of the big band era. In her pastime, she took delight in reading and writing poems.
Colleen faced a lot of adversity in her life, but through it all she remained positive, hopeful, faithful and had endless kindness and love in her heart. She gave the warmest and biggest hugs and her smile would light up a room. Those hugs and smiles will be greatly missed. Although she may be gone, her love and memories of her will forever linger.
Colleen is survived by her two sons; Ryan (Shellie) Enright, Shawn Enright; grandchildren; Preston, Leila and Lana Enright. Mother; Clara O’Leary; 2wo brothers; Michael (Sharon) O’Leary, Duane (Kathy) O’Leary and several cousins, nieces and nephews. Her father, Duane O’Leary preceded her in death.
A Memorial Service honoring her memory will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday November 30 at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend WI 53095, with a light lunch to follow. Visitation will be on Saturday from 11:30 a.m. until 12:45 p.m.