Deloris Helene Butka (nee Harder)

Deloris Helene Butka (nee Harder) passed away Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010, at age 87.

Deloris was preceded in death by her loving husband of 57 years, Billie.

She was the beloved mother of Judy (Dick) Zass, Tom (Cheryl) Butka and Gail Butka; dear grandmother "Guy" of Kelly Schaller, Bill Butka, Jackie (Scott) Long, Melissa Butka and Nicole (Brian) Gabor; and great-grandmother of Michael, Rachel, Nicholas, Brandon, Hunter, Katlynn, Isabella and Alannah. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Ryan and Denise, along with the staff of Heartland Health Hospice, for "Lorrie’s" loving care.

Memorials will be donated to Deloris’ favorite charity.

A memorial visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until 6:45 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26, at Forest Park Presbyterian Church, 2300 S. Sunnyslope Road, New Berlin, with a memorial service at 7 p.m. Burial is private.

Church and Chapel Ritter-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.