William E. Kumm Jr.

William E. Kumm Jr., lifelong resident of New Berlin, found peace March 14, 2009, at age 86.

William was a special deputy of Waukesha County, and a New Berlin water and sewer superintendent.

He is the dear father of Linda Bauernfeind; dear stepfather of Larry (Mary) Egofske, Shirley (Del) Kroupa and Carol (Brad) Steiner; dear brother of Irene (Frank) Guderyon; dear uncle of Donald (Jill) Guderyon; dear nephew of Mildred Kumm; dear brother-in-law of John and Joe (Marlene) Brunner; and also is survived by cousins, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will take place from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 19 at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 15250 W. National Ave., and again from 9:15 a.m. until the time of the 10 a.m. Mass of Christian burial Friday, March 20 at Holy Apostles Catholic Church, 16000 W. National Ave.

Memorials to the Waukesha Humane Society or Milwaukee County Zoo raccoon exhibit.

Church and Chapel Ritter-Larsen Bros., 152nd Street and National Ave., is serving the family. For more information, please call 827-0659, or for an online obituary, condolences or to receive directions, visit