WAUKESHA

Philomene M. Adler (formerly Kochie)

Nov. 30, 1917 - Feb. 9, 2008

Philomene M. Adler (formerly Kochie) (nee Kalus) found peace Saturday, Feb. 9, 2008, at age 90. She was born Nov. 30, 1917, to Andrew and Filomena Kalus.

She was the beloved wife of 28 years to the late Ralph H. Kochie and the late Norbert P. Adler for 32 years. Philomene was the beloved mother of Russel R. (Suzanne Weathers) Kochie, Wayne A.S. (Debbie) Kochie, Shirley M. (George) Cavaleri and Ralph J. Kochie; grandmother of David (Heidi) Kochie, Crystal (Brian) Gilbert, Susan, Mary, Paul (April) Kochie, Andrew Kochie, Ange (Bob) Orne, Tony Cavaleri, Kara and Jay Mantel; great-grandmother of 13; and sister of Scotty Turek, the late Mary Platter, Emillie Uradnicek and Eleanor Plevak. She will be sadly missed by nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Philomene was preceded in death by her parents, Andrew and Filomena Kalus.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Friday, Feb. 15, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 1875 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield. A second visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at Church and Chapel with entombment at Holy Cross Cemetery to follow.

Church and Chapel Ritter-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 786-8030 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.