Lucille V. Kocher, 93

Lucille V. Kocher, nee Liermann, 93, of West Bend passed away peacefully on Monday, May 28, 2012 at the Kathy Hospice in the town of Polk.
Lucille was born on Feb. 17, 1919 in the town of Scott to the late Paul and Sadie (nee Bleck) Liermann. On June 29, 1940, she was united in marriage to Orville C. Kocher at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in the town of Scott
Lucille was a longtime member of St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church in West Bend.

Lucille is survived by her daughter, Kay (Wayland) McAllister of Amelia Island, Fla. and her son, Orville C. “Chuck” (Sherry) Kocher II of St. Cloud, five grandchildren, Alicia (Chris) Smith, Douglas (Jenny) McAllister, Sarah (Ric) Baldwin, Michael (Michelle) Kocher, and Angela Kocher, eight great-grandchildren, other relatives, and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Orville C. Kocher; and two brothers along with their wives, Elroy (Harriet) Liermann and Carl (Myrtle) Liermann.

Funeral services in remembrance of Lucille will be held on Friday, June 1 at 11 a.m. at the Myrhum-Patten Funeral Home, 1315 W. Washington St., West Bend with Dennis Crass officiating. Burial will follow in Washington County Memorial Park. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.

Memorials in Lucille’s name to a charity of your choice are appreciated by the family. Online guestbook and condolences may be found at

Lucille’s family would like to extend a sincere thank you to the staff of Cedar Community and Kathy Hospice for all of the care, support, and kindness given to Lucille and her family.