Catherine A. Hahn

Catherine A. Hahn, nee Staehler, 90, of Butler passed away peacefully at Kathy Hospice in West Bend on Friday, Feb. 15, 2008.

Catherine was born in St. Michaels on Aug. 19, 1917 to the late Matthias and Katherine (nee Mueller) Staehler, and married Joseph Hahn on Aug. 24, 1940 at St. Michaelís Catholic Church in St. Michaels.

Catherine and Joe were foster parents to many children through the Catholic Social Services.

She was also a charter member of the Altar Society and a member of the Christian Mothers.

Catherine is survived by her children, Fred (Jane) Hahn of New Berlin, Tom (Sara) Hahn of Sturgeon Bay, Joseph (Janice) Hahn of West Bend, Mary Kay (James) Wolf of West Bend, Mark (Jenny) Hahn of Milwaukee and Anne (Larry) of Seattle, Wash.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph; a son, John M.; and a grandson, Joseph Hahn.

She is further survived by 10 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday Feb. 19, at 6 p.m. at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 12800 W. Fair-mount Ave. in Butler.

Entombment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.

Visitation will be held at the church on Tuesday from 3:30 until 5:45 p.m.

Memorials of the donorís choice are appreciated.

Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg assisted the family with arrangements.

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