Shirley G. Kotes

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated for Shirley G. Kotes of Grafton at noon today, April 29, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Grafton.

Shirley passed away on Friday, April 25, 2008 at the age of 79, at Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital in Mequon.

Visitation will be held at the church today, from 11 a.m. until the time of service.

Entombment will take place at Resurrection Cemetery in Mequon.

Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg is serving the family.

Shirley was born in Milwaukee on Dec. 4, 1928, the daughter of the late Emery and Grace (nee Fleury) Mihlbauer.

On Dec. 27, 1952, she was united in marriage to Richard Kotes at Holy Redeemer Church in Milwaukee.

Shirley is survived by her husband Richard of Grafton; her sons Kevin (Ann) Kotes, Jeff (Cindy) Kotes and Bruce (Debra) Kotes; and her grandchildren Tyler, Jarrod, Chel-sea, Kelly, Samantha and Kendal.

Shirley was preceded in death by her son Kerry.

In lieu of flowers, memorials of your choice are appreciated.

For online condolences, please visit www.muellerfuneralhome.com.