Ellen A. Koch

Ellen A. Koch, 81, of Kewaskum, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007, at the Samaritan Health Center in West Bend.

She was born on Oct. 1, 1925, in Germany, the daughter of the late Fritz and Tilly Willwohl, and on Feb. 11, 1950, she was united in marriage to Lloyd Koch in Bad Homberg, Germany.

Ellen was employed as a seamstress for GiGi Bridal Shop retiring in 1982, and she was a member of St. Michaelís Catholic Church in St. Michaels.

Survivors include her loving husband of 57 years, Lloyd; her daughter, Marilyn Miller of Kewaskum; a grandson, Jason (Becky) Miller; two great-grandchildren, Sarah and Bradley Miller; a sister, Gertrude Matzner of Germany; two sisters-in-law, Luella Legler of Kewaskum and Katherine Brosel of Menomonee Falls, many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents, Ellen was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Gunter Matzner.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Ellen will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 28, 2007 at St. Michaelís Catholic Church in St. Michaels.

Burial will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday in the parish cemetery.

Relatives and friends may call at the church on Friday from 4 p.m. until the time of services.

The Miller Funeral Home in Kewaskum has been entrusted with Ellenís arrangements.

Additional information and guest book may be found at www.millermartinfh.com.