Josephine Schickert, 99


Josephine Schickert passed away on Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at the age of 99 years.

She was born on Nov. 26, 1914, in Milwaukee to Frank and Margareta (nee Logel).

Josephine married Delford Schickert on April 17, 1934, in Milwaukee. They shared 68 wonderful years together before Delís passing in 2002.

Josephine is a loving mother to children: Owen (Marion), the late Arlene (Bill) Christian, John (Myrna), Cindy (Roger) Krause, Pamela (Ed) Zaborowski, and Lorelei (Rick) Dent; 15 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren. She is further survived by her sister Marge Riley, brother-in-law Claude Schickert, nieces, nephews, relatives and dear friends.

Josephine is preceded in death by her husband Del and three sisters.

Visitation will be from 10-11:15 a.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive, in West Bend on Saturday, March 22, 2014. A funeral service will follow visitation at 11:30 a.m. at the funeral home on Saturday, March 22, 2014, with the Rev. Stephen Gorton presiding. Interment will take place at Washington County Memorial Park. The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262) 338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.