Adeline Weis (nee Volm)


Adeline Weis (nee Volm), 81, of West Bend, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009, at Kathy Hospice.

Adeline was born June 7, 1928, in Kewaskum, the daughter of the late William and Agnes (nee Kohler) Volm.

She attended Holy Trinity Grade School. Adeline worked at the Enger Kress and the West Bend Company for many years.

Adeline met the love of her life, Richard Weis, and was married to him on June 4, 1947, at Holy Trinity Church in Kewaskum.

She enjoyed gardening, going up north and the occasional casino trip. But most of all, Adeline loved spoiling her grandchildren and greatgrandchildren with love, cookies and ice cream.

Adeline was a member of St. Frances Cabrini Church and belonged to the Christian Womens group.

Survivors include her husband, Richard of West Bend; three granddaughters, Laura (Kevin) Stautz of Kewaskum, Jenny (Brad) Zuba of West Bend, and Angie Gorman of West Bend; and three greatgrandchildren, Andrew Daugherty, Alexia Stautz and Nicholas Stautz, all of Kewaskum, and Michael Zuba of West Bend. She is also survived by six brothers and sisters, Ruth Arbogash of West Bend, Merlin (Carol) Volm of Kewaskum, Eileen (Reggie) Pierret of Elcho, Linda (Bernie) Kaehne of Kewaskum, Robert (Joanne) Volm of Upland, Calif., and William Jr. (Peggy) Volm of Shawano; two sister-in-laws, Odelia Peters of West Bend and Dorie Weis of Richfield; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Adeline was preceded in death by her parents, William and Agnes Volm; her mother- and father-in law, Frank and Emma Weis; her beloved daughter, Joyce Gorman; and her grandsonin-law, Shane Daugherty.

Visitation will be held Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at St. Frances Cabrini Church. A Mass of Christian burial will follow at 11 a.m.

The Miller Funeral Home is assisting the family.