Joy H. Oreskovic, 81

Joy H. Oreskovic (Peiffer), age 81 years, of Saukville, passed away Monday, Nov. 17, 2008, at St. Mary's Ozaukee Hospital.

Joy was born on Sept. 1, 1927, to Monroe and Olive (Gorman) Peiffer in Port Washington. She was raised in the Newburg area. After schooling, she began working at West Bend Woolen Mills and Amity Leather and later Tecumseh Small Engine. Joy married Frank on June 7, 1947, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Newburg and then started a family. Joy loved to shop and dined at many restaurants in the area.

Joy is survived by her husband, Frank; children, Garry of Cascade, and Pat (Tammy) of Saukville. She is further survived by her grandchildren, Justin of Nebo, N.C., Gabrielle and Wyatt of Saukville; sisters-in-law Mary Beffel of Milwaukee, Ann (John) Hopps of Midland, Mich., Josephine Hatala of Milwaukee, Delores Orr of Greenfield; nephew, Emil Kalinich of Greenfield; special friends, Joe (Marie ńCookieî) Minz of Campbellsport, Dennis (Sandy) Egerer of Annapolis, Mo., Jeanie Ciriacks of Saukville; nieces; nephews; and other relatives and friends.

She was Preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers-in-law.

Visitation will be Sunday from 1 p.m. until services at 3 p.m. Funeral Services for Joy will be held Sunday, Nov. 23, at 3 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Dr., West Bend, with the Rev. Paul K. Mittermier officiating. Cremation will be done by Cremation Paradise Cremation Services.

Memorials are appreciated to the American Breast Cancer Society.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. www.phillipfuneralhome.com