Edith K. Kocher

Feb. 17, 1911 - Oct. 10, 2005

Edith K. Kocher, 94, of Waukesha, formerly of Okauchee, died Monday, Oct. 10, 2005, at AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc. She was born in Milwaukee on Feb. 17, 1911, the daughter of the late Frederick and Emma (nee Heise) Kirschnik.

Edith was a member of Mount Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church in Waukesha.

Edith is survived by her daughter, Ellen (Ernest) Bishop of Waukesha. She is lovingly survived by her grandchildren, Joan (Stewart) Gerhart and David (Corrine) Bishop; great-grandchildren, Amber Bishop and Nick Bishop; and by other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lester Kocher.

Friends may call from noon until 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, at Mount Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1941 Madison St., Waukesha. A funeral service for Edith will follow at 1 p.m. at the church. Burial will take place following the service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery in Milwaukee.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.