Emily D. Pochinski

Sept. 16, 1932 - April 26, 2011

Emily D. Pochinski of Waukesha passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at her home at the age of 78. Emily was born in Cassel on Sept. 16, 1932, a daughter of Leo and Balbena Brodjieski. She was a long-time member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Waukesha. Emily worked in the bakery department of Sentry Foods for many years. She enjoyed sharing her baking talents with her family through homemade birthday and wedding cakes. Emily also loved traveling with her sisters, shopping with her daughters and watching her great-grandchildren.

Emily will be sadly missed by her sons, Jerry (Vickie) Pochinski, Larry (Karen) Pochinski and Kenneth (Angi) Pochinski; daughters, Linda (Dennis) Schickowski and Sandy (Albert) Garcia; grandchildren, Eric (Katie) Schickowski, Shane (Rachel) Schickowski, Matthew (Karrie) Pochinski, Daniel Pochinski, Katie (Frank) Robb, Amber Pochinski, Jason (Beth) Garcia, Brittney Garcia, Ashton Pochinski, Taryn Pochinski, Bryce Pochinski, Christopher Platke and Amanda Platke; great-grandchildren, Joshua, Christian, Benjamin, David, Elena, Aaiden, Jaxston, Devon, Brady, J’Lynn, Oliver and Emily; brothers, David (Judy) Brodjieski, Ronald (Gloria) Brodjieski and Chet (Shirley) Brodjieski; and sisters, Theresa Tulickas, Leona ( Eddie) Hart, Delores Walters, Jean (Richard) Kudronowicz and Shirley Fosbender. Emily is further survived by her sister-in-laws, Evelyn Jurgella, Helen (Clarence) Brzezinski, Loretta Barnett, Caroline (Mel) Flegner and Mary Duerr; one brother-in-law, Robert Pochinski; and other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Herman; her parents; and other relatives.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 1:00 p.m. Mass of Christian burial Friday, April 29, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 822 N. East Ave., Waukesha. The Rev. William Key will be officiating. Entombment will immediately follow the Mass at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery, Waukesha.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence, visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.