Mary Ellen Eustice

Jan. 8, 1942 - Nov. 8, 2005

Mary Ellen Eustice, 63, of Brooksville, Fla., and Waukesha, died Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005, at Brooksville Regional Hospital in Brooksville.

Mary was born Jan. 8, 1942, to Charles and Alice (nee Schlesner) Henning in Watertown. She was married to Kenneth Eustice on Dec. 12, 1964.

She is survived by her husband, Kenneth "Ken" of Brooksville; one daughter, Dawn (Andrew Klatt) Schmocker of Waukesha; one son, Steven (Donna) Eustice of Neshkoro; and grandchildren, Justin and Ethan Schmocker, Kari Klatt, Jennifer (Jeremy) Krueger and Ashley Podraza. She is further survived by cousins, aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents.

In her spare time, she enjoyed cooking, cross stitching, knitting, camping and spending time with her grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Friday, Nov. 11, at St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 424 Hyde Park Ave., Waukesha, with the Rev. James Wilch officiating. Burial will take place at Highland Memorial Park in New Berlin.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 424 Hyde Park Ave., Waukesha.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Waukesha is serving the family. For further information, contact the funeral home at 542-6609 or for online obituary, directions or to leave condolences, go to