Patricia J. ‘Pat’ Kirschling
July 22, 1925 — July 27, 2017
Pat J. Kirschling, a longtime Waukesha resident, passed away July 27, 2017, at the age of 92 years. She was born in Gladstone, Mich., July 22, 1925. Pat worked for the New Berlin Public School system for over 30 years and was a beloved figure at Orchard Lane School in New Berlin. She grew to love her job and the school kids as the head of the school lunch program there. Her tenure there spanned over the years, as generations of students got to know and love Pat, she sometimes remarked that she knew the kid’s parents at Orchard Lane, from when they went to school there.
Pat was the beloved wife of the late Louis Kirschling. She is survived by sons Steven Kirschling, David (Patty) Kirschling and Mark (the late Linda) Kirschling. Pat is further survived by grandchildren Julie, Lon, Kimberley, Kelly and Jamie Kirschling, and by great-grandchildren Brandon, Sasha and Tanner, also other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held on Friday Aug. 4, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Cemetery Chapel, S22-W22890 Broadway, Waukesha, with funeral service at 11 a.m. with entombment to follow.
Church and Chapel Funeral Home in Waukesha is assisting the family with arrangements. For additional information, call 262-827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com . To receive this obit / directions text 1743726 to 414-301-6422.