Adele H. Tschilske, 95, passed away on Saturday, July 14, 2012, at the Masonic Healthcare Center in Wallingford, CT.
She was born in Norwalk, CT to the late William and Anna Hess, on May 2, 1917. She was the loving wife of the late Herman Tschilske for over 64 years, and resided in Norwalk for most of her life.


She was employed as a seamstress for many years, and was last employed at Charles of the Ritz in Norwalk. They moved to Florida in 1976, and returned to Connecticut in 2000.
Adele was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star for over 50 years, and loved dancing, music, ceramics, and needlecrafts.
She is survived by her children Patricia Tschilske of Norwalk, Joan Ellis of Las Vegas, NV, and Robert and Linda Tschilske of Milford. She is also survived by several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by brothers Jacob Hess and William Hess, sisters Edna Haase and Hazel Hodge, and her husband, Herman Tschilske.
The Affordable Cremations on Broad Street, Milford is in charge of the arrangements. Services will be private for the family, no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the Masonic Healthcare Center, 65 Masonic Avenue, Wallingford, CT 06492.