“Kathy” Jo Fichtner (nee Knight)
“Kathy” Jo Fichtner (nee Knight), 51, of Hartford, passed away
Wednesday, March 10, 2010, at her home.
was born Jan. 22, 1959, in Milwaukee to Gerald and Josephine (nee
Guttuso) Knight. Kathy was united in marriage to Peter Fichtner on Feb.
10, 1979, at Holy Redeemer in Milwaukee.
loved to volunteer at the Albrecht Free Clinic. She enjoyed gardening,
bowling and fine dining. She was a big fan of the Green Bay Packers,
Milwaukee Brewers and the Duke Blue Devils.
is survived by her husband Peter; her children Jeremy and Samantha, both
of Hartford; her grandchild Joel Wynkoop of Galesburg, Ill.; her brother
William (Gale) Knight of Brown Deer; her brother-in-law, Robert (Penny)
Richfield; and her sister-in-law, Christine (Scott) Buffalo of San
Diego, Calif. Kathy is further survived by nieces, nephews, other
relatives and friends.
was preceded in death by her children Jessica and Adam Fichtner.
of Christian Burial on Tuesday, March 16, 2010, at 11 a.m. at St.
Lawrence Catholic Church, 4886 Highway 175, St. Lawrence, with Fr.
Joseph Dominic officiating. Visitation will be at the Shimon Funeral
Home, 824 Union St., Hartford, on Monday, March 15, from 5 to 7 p.m. and
on Tuesday morning, March 16, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at the church.
lieu of flowers, memorials to Kathy Hospice in West Bend are
Funeral Home is assisting the family. 673-9500.