Mildred Charlotte Kumm

Mildred Charlotte Kumm (nee Greenwald) has joined in heaven the love of her life, Ervin J. Kumm, on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011, at the age of 96.

Mildred is survived by her sons, Ervin E. Kumm (Bonnie) of Champaign, Ill., and Karl G. Kumm (Jackie) of Waukesha. Mildred is also survived by her grandchildren, Lois (Dennis) Happ of Philo, Ill., Susan Johnson of Loda, Ill., and Karl E. Kumm and Brian Kumm, both of Waukesha, and seven great-grandchildren. She is also survived by extended family consisting of her step-grandchildren, Jennifer Gussman of Champaign, Fran (Peter) Balistrieri of Brookfield, Jeni (Matt) Martin of Johnson Creek and eight step-great-grandchildren.

Mildred was a resident of Waukesha, and previously lived in Oconomowoc and New Berlin.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until the 7 p.m. service Friday, Dec. 16, at Heritage Funeral Home, 16880 W. National Ave., New Berlin. The service will be officiated by The Rev. Ron Lasky of Fox River Christian Church, where Mildred is a member. Private family graveside services will be held.

Mildred’s family would like to give special thanks to Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care of Waukesha, where Mildred spent the last weeks of her life in kind, compassionate and dignified care. You are truly a blessing in what you do for patients and their families. Thank you.

Heritage Funeral Home, New Berlin Chapel, is serving the family. For more information, call 901-1140 or visit online at www.heritagefuneral.com