Susan C. Hoefs


Susan C. Hoefs (nee Gehring), 60, of the town of Herman, passed away Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, at Kathy Hospice in West Bend.

Susan was born Oct. 30, 1949, in Hartford to William and Monica (nee Gass) Gehring. She was united in marriage to Russell Hoefs on May 31, 1969, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church.

Susan was a devoted employee of Lee Precision in Hartford for more than 30 years. She enjoyed collecting Longaberger baskets, cooking, baking and gardening. Susan dearly loved her family, especially her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband, Russell; daughter, Brenda (Kurt) Klink of Rubicon; and son, Joseph (Joanne) Hoefs of Richfield; two grandchildren, Weston Klink and Alisha Hoefs; siblings, Mary (Fred) Kellbach of West Bend, David (Shirley) Gehring of Hartford, Jean Klippel (special friend, Mitch) of Slinger, Richard (Cheryl) Gehring, Charles (Maureen) Gehring, Michael (Marion) Gehring and Thomas (Patti) Gehring, all of Hartford; and her sister-in-law, Jane Gehring of Plymouth. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Susan was preceded in death by her parents; brother, William; brother-in-law, Jerome Klippel; and her mother- and father-in-law, Walter and Ruth Hoefs.
Mass of Christian burial for Susan will be held Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010, at 7 p.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, 4886 Highway 175, St. Lawrence. The Rev. Joseph Dominic will officiate. Family will greet relatives and friends on Tuesday at St. Lawrence from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Interment at St. Lawrence Cemetery.

Memorials to Kathy Hospice or to St. Lawrence Catholic Church are appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family. www.shimonfuneralhome.com.