Phillip A. Doersching

Doersching, Phillip A. Found peace February 4, 2013, age 71. Beloved husband of Phyllis (nee Schaff). Loving father of Greg (Jessica), Erik (Debbie) and Anne (Christopher) Gariepy. Dear step father of John (Debbie) Arena and Angela (James) Shaughnessy. Proud grandfather of Griffin, Greysen, Erik, Jr., Matthew, Emilie, Jacque, Luke, Arthur, Oliver and Abby. Special brother of Rev. Father Larry Doersching and Joan (Joe) Ponessa. Further survived by other relatives and many friends. Phil was active and belonged to many organizations. Mostly, he was a former Chief of the Fort Atkinson Fire Department, a member of the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the Fort Atkinson Knights of Columbus. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, February 8, at 7:00 PM, at St. Rita's Church, S. 60th and West Lincoln Ave., West Allis, WI. Visitation Friday at the church 4:00PM until time of the mass. Private interment Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Fort Atkinson Fire Department appreciated.

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Schaff Funeral Service
5920 West Lincoln Avenue West Allis, WI 53219
(414) 541-7533

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel from Feb. 6 to Feb. 7, 2013