Doris M. Basting

May 17, 1924 - Nov. 26, 2007

Doris M. (nee Fritsch) Basting died Monday, Nov. 26, 2007, at age 83. She was born May 17, 1924, in Milwaukee, to Albert and Marie (nee Rusch) Fritsch.

Doris was the beloved wife of George Basting and the late Harvey John Steele; dear mother of John H. Steele, Thomas R. (Lori) Steele, Doreen M. (Jim) Morrissy, Carol M. Teuteberg and the late James A. Steele; grandmother of Joseph and Jacob; and sister of Robert (Virginia) Fritsch. She is also survived by other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Thursday, Nov. 29, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1052 Whiterock Ave., Waukesha. Internment will be at Prairie Home Cemetery.

Memorials to the church or the American Cancer Society are appreciated.

The family would like to express their thanks to the Avalon Square staff for their kind and loving care.

Harder Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements and can be reached at 781-8350 or online at www.harderfuneralhome.com.