Doris M. Powless

Doris M. Powless (nee Neu) of Delafield passed away unexpectedly Monday, March 7, 2011, at the age of 87.

Doris was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald; son, Gary; sister, Betty Knipfel; and brother, Raymond Neu.

She was a beloved mother, and is survived by her daughters Donna McDonough and Pamela Wendt (Ron) and special daughter-in-law Patricia Hajduk (Bo). She was "Grammy" to her beloved grandchildren, Todd McDonough (Pam), Holly Muccio (Joe), Dawn Wartick (Scott), Mark Brown, Mistie Laufenberg and Garrett Powless (Diana); her beloved great-grandchildren, Koryn, Alyssa and Khloe; and her adopted family, Gary and Debbie Kretschmer and Tonya and Kurt. She is also survived by many dear relatives and friends. A private burial service will take place at Highland Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family would be gratefully appreciated. Eternal thanks to Angels-Grace Hospice and the excellent staff who assisted Doris and her family in the final days. Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit to view the online obituary or leave condolences.

All that she has given will be a part of all of our lives forever. We love you Mom (Grammy).