Colleen A. Hambly

Colleen A. Hambly, formerly Petitte, (nee Bielinski), 61, passed away on Sept. 15, 2011. She was born and raised in Milwaukee and graduated from West Bend High School. She began her career as a designer at Enger Kress Leather Goods and then was employed at Miller Monument in Jackson. She enjoyed gardening, flower arranging, crafts, and spending time with her grandchildren. She was a member of Bible Babes of Cedar Springs Church.

She is survived by her husband, Richard Hambly; children, Jeffery (Lori) Petitte of Green Bay, Angela (Dean) Petitte-Hering of West Bend; step-children, Lisa Wortham and Tricia Hambly of West Bend; grandchildren, Kyrsten, Johnathan, Brennan, Lexie, Tristan, and Trena; sisters, Kitty (Gilbert) Kollmansberger, Sharon (Gary) Huber, Margo (Randy) Flynn; brothers, Brian (Debbie) Bielinski, and Paul Bielinski; step-mother, Annie Bielinski. She is further survived by brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Hubert and Viola (nee Starr) Bielinski.

The funeral service for Colleen will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011, at 6 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend, with the Rev. John Bast presiding.

The visitation will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday from 4 p.m. until the time of service at 6 p.m.

Interment will take place at Washington County Memorial Park on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 10 a.m.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family, (262) 338-2050, or