Doris Haasler

Aug. 1, 1921 - Aug. 15, 2008

Doris Haasler joined her parents in heaven Friday, Aug. 15, 2008, at age 87.

She is the loving mother of Dr. George Haasler; grandmother of Erik and Christopher; sister of Ruth (Helmut) Gatzek; and is further survived by her niece, nephew, other relatives and many friends.

Doris immigrated to the United States with her only son in 1959 and became a citizen of the Untied States in 1973. She worked as a nursing assistant until 1983. Doris enjoyed her grandchildren, birds, dogs, music, art and history. She was loved for her generosity and smile.

Visitation will take place from 4 p.m. to the 7 p.m. funeral service Tuesday, Aug. 19, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 W. Bluemound Road, Waukesha. Memorials to Clement Manor Nursing Home, Froedtert Hospital-Medical College of Wisconsin or ASPCA would be appreciated.

Special thanks to the wonderful nurses and staff at Clement Manor, who made her last two years joyful. Thanks also to staff and physicians at Froedtert Hospital-Medical College of Wisconsin, especially Dr. Andrew Norton and Dr. Mary Cohan.

"She will be terribly missed, and always remembered."

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home, 549-0659, is serving the family. For an online obituary, condolences or to receive directions, visit www.churchandchapel.com.