Geraldine Esther Kyler, 69

Geraldine Esther Kyler (nee Yanke), 69, of Allenton passed away on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012.

Geraldine was born on Sept. 22, 1942 to Melvin and Grace (nee Reige) Yanke in Milwaukee. Geraldine united with Herbert Kyler, Jr. on Sept. 28, 1963 at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in Allenton. She took pride in raising her children and loved spending time with her grandchildren. She enjoyed the outdoors, the farm and animals.

Geraldine is survived by her husband, Herbert; her children, James (Jodi), Steven (Jolyn), and Cubby (Melinda); six grandchildren, Steven Jr., Amanda, Nathaniel, Nickolas, Tyler, and Jennifer; and five great-grandchildren. She is also survived by one brother, Phillip (Linda), nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Richard; and an infant son, Scott.

A funeral service for Geraldine will be on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2011 at 7 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel of West Bend (1420 W. Paradise Drive). Visitation will be at the funeral home on Thursday, Feb. 23 from 4 p.m. until time of service (7 p.m.).

Interment will take place at Washington County Memorial Park on Friday, Feb. 24 at 10 a.m.

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