Dolores Lahmsen, 88

 Dolores Lahmsen (nee Wangert)Dolores Lahmsen (nee Wangert), age 88, Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on July 29, 2015. She met Edwin Lahmsen, the love of her life, and they married July 23, 1949. Together they had five beautiful children.

She enjoyed long walks with her dog and playing cards with her friends. She will always be remembered for her love and devotion to her family.

Dolores is survived by her daughters, Karen (Ron) Eades, Donna Cusack, Sheree (Darrell) Rechlin and Debbie (Dave) Greengo; son, Rick Lahmsen; grandchildren, Casey (Sandy) Greengo, Brandon Cusack, Christopher (Kristin) Rechlin, Dustin (Elissa) Greengo, and Ashley and Melissa Rechlin; and great-grandchildren, Morgan and Tyler Greengo, Austin, Savannah and Mollie Cusack, Ethan and Stella Greengo, Zoey Rechlin and Elise Rechlin. She is further survived by her four-legged companion, Bentley, and other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, Gustav and Clara (nee Tews) Wangert; her husband, Edwin Lahmsen; and her brother, Harold Wangert A Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, Aug. 4, at 7 p.m. at Phillip Funeral Home (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend, WI) with the Rev. David Kellerman presiding. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 5 p.m. until the time of service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to The Washington County Humane Society (3650 Highway 60, Slinger, WI 53086) A special thank you to Cedar Community and their staff for all their care and support.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family:262-338-2050 or online at