Kimberly Ann Goderich

Dec. 31, 1962 May 23, 2013

Kimberly Ann Goderich of Waukesha was born into eternal life Thursday, May 23, 2013, at the age of 50. Friends and family were present at her Waukesha home to support Kim as her five-year fight with cancer came to an end.

Kimberly was born Dec. 31, 1962, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital. She was the daughter of Frank and Barbara Karlinsky. She married Roberto Goderich on Aug. 12, 1989, and became a mother on Oct. 19, 1991, when she gave birth to daughter Briana.

She was preceded in death by her father and mother; her nephew, Brian Zillmer; and her mother-inlaw, Elsa Goderich.

She is survived by her husband and daughter. She is further survived by her stepdaughter, Angela McIntyre of Deer Lodge, Mont. (Matt, children Nathan, Skye and Michael); her stepson, Robert Goderich of Madison; siblings, Mary Waddell of Auburn, Ga. (Mike, son Paul (Kim, children Britney, Brandon, Alyssa, Paige)), Cindy Zillmer of Eagle (daughter Kristi (daughter McKenna)), Jeff Karlinsky of Watertown (Teri, children Kodi, Tony, and Zak); father-in-law, Juan Goderich of Dousman (Elsa); and sister-in-law, Gigi Goodness of Dousman (Tom, children Bud, Marissa (Eric), and Kersten).

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, May 31, at St. Matthias Episcopal Church, 111 E. Main St., Waukesha, WI 53186.

The Goderich family would like to thank Froedtert Hospital, Horizon Hospice and Peace of Mind Funeral and Cremation Services for their help and support. Roberto and Briana Goderich would also like to thank Waukesha Metro Transit for their generosity and support during this tough time.

Memorials can be sent to W227-S4552 Patricia Lane, Waukesha, WI 53189.