Josephine M. Scherrer

Josephine M. Scherrer (nee Schneider), age 86 of West Bend, died Friday, July 27, 2012, at the Kathy Hospice in the Town of Polk. She was born Dec. 3, 1925, in West Bend to the late John and Josephine (nee Hausman) Schneider and married George R. Scherrer on Oct. 14, 1950. George preceded her in death on April 23, 2003.

Josephine is survived by her three children, Chris (Sandy) of Milwaukee, Jacqueline (Louis Crowley) Krim of North Carolina and Jon Michael (Lisa) of Thousand Oaks, Calif.; five grandchildren, Renee Hurst, Kyle Scherrer, Eric Scherrer, Kenan Krim and Kendra Krim; and two great-grandchildren, Luke and Jackson Hurst. She is further survived by her three sisters, Dolores Johnson of West Bend, Ramona Schulteis of Hartford and Pauline Schoenecker of Allenton; a sister-in-law, Frances Schneider of West Bend; and nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents John and Josephine Schneider, her husband George and her brother, Jack Schneider.

A memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, July 31, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church. The family will greet relatives and friends for a period of visitation on Tuesday, at the church from 9:30 a.m.-10:15 a.m.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family. Online guestbook and condolences are available at