Dorothy A. Delsman

Dorothy A. Delsman (formerly Kruck nee Hilger) of Milwaukee passed away Saturday, Nov. 4, 2006, at the age of 85 years.

Dorothy was a longtime resident of St. Camillus and formerly of Waukesha, where she was a member of St. Mary’s Parish. She was an avid tennis player and world traveler. Being one of 12 children, Dorothy treasured her relationships with her siblings, children, grandchildren and friends.

Cherished mother of Susan (John) Kachian, John (Leigh) Kruck and David (Peggy Brown) Kruck; proud grandmother of Kristin Carity, John Carity and Zachary Kachian; loving sister of Sister Jane Hilger OFS, William (Mary) Hilger, John (Jean) Hilger, Joe (Theresa) Hilger, Rita (Laverne) Ferris and Sharon (Bernard) Stuettgen.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Clarence Delsman and Norman Kruck, and five siblings.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2006, at San Camillo Chapel, 10200 W. Bluemound Road, Wauwatosa. Friends may call at the chapel from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the Mass. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Waukesha.

If desired, memorials may be given to the Jesuit Partnership.

The Evert Luko Funeral Home of Hartland, 367-2156, is assisting the family.