Sherry Lee Pocian, 66

    Sherry Lee Pocian, nee Zeretzke, 66, of Waldo, passed away at her home Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011.
    She was born on June 12, 1944, to the late William and Shirley (nee Goyette) Zeretzke in Childress, Texas. On May 19, 1962, she was united in marriage to Dennis M. Pocian in Milwaukee. Dennis predeceased Nov. 30, 2005.
    For many years, Sherry worked as a nursing assistant, retiring from the Sheboygan County Comprehensive Health Center. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also enjoyed sewing, gardening, watching the Green Bay Packers and NASCAR racing.
    Survivors include her five children, Yvette Pocian of Beechwood, Wayne Pocian of Waldo, Justine Pocian of Waldo, Marie Pocian of Waldo, Michelle and Mike Pocian-Kraemer of Cascade; a sister, Connie Crivello of Milwaukee; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; numerous in-laws; nieces; nephews; cousins and friends.
    In addition to her husband, she was proceeded in death by her parents and daughter, Yvonne Pocian.
    Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 9, at 7:30 p.m. at the Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend. Burial will be Thursday in the new St. Mary’s Cemetery. The family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m.
    A memorial fund will be established in Sherry’s name.
    Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend is serving the family. An online guestbook and condolences are available at