David Donald Hoerres

Jan. 16, 1957 May 8, 2010

David Donald Hoerres of Waukesha, 53, passed away peacefully in his sleep Saturday, May 8, 2010.

He is survived by his former wife and friend, Janet Hoerres; his children, David and Teresa Hoerres; and his mother, Patricia Hoerres. David is also survived by his special friend, Elfie Smith; his sisters, Kathy (Mike) Donahoe, Geri (Steve) Engelhardt and Donna Clark; his brother, Michael (Lynn) Hoerres; and other relatives and friends.

David attended Custer High School in Milwaukee for three years and graduated from Waukesha South High School in 1975. He was a member of the military police while serving with the U.S. Air Force and was noted as an excellent marksman. He was a member of the Milwaukee Carpenters Union and worked on the construction of Miller Park, as well as the Milwaukee Art Museum with world-renowned architect Santiago Calatrava.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 6 p.m. funeral service Friday, May 14, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 W. Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha.

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