Joseph William Adler

May 12, 1940 May 5, 2013

Joseph William Adler, 72, of Texarkana, Texas, died Sunday, May 5, 2013, at Dubuis Hospital in Texarkana.

Joe was born May 12, 1940, in Waukesha, the son of the late William and Frances (Latimer) Adler.

He worked as a heavy equipment operator for many years and resided in Eagle before retiring to Texarkana.

Joe is the cherished brother of Pauline Adler of Waukesha, James (Patricia) Adler of Waukesha and Louise (Willard) Reich of Palmyra. Joe is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Joe was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Ray.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held Thursday, May 9, at 11 a.m. at St.

Theresa Catholic Church, 136 Waukesha Road, Eagle, with the Rev. Mick Savio officiating. Burial will follow at the parish cemetery.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. Thursday until the time of Mass at the church. Haase-Lockwood & Associates Funeral Homes and Crematory of Eagle is assisting the family, 594- 2442. For the online guest registry, please go to www.haaselockwoodfhs.com.