Elinore M. Marose

Feb. 20, 1920 - Nov. 14, 2005

Elinore M. Marose of Waukesha passed away Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc at age 85. She was born Feb. 20, 1920, in Waukesha, the daughter of Paul and Augusta (nee Yopps) Dowling.

Elinore was united in marriage to Elmer Marose on Aug. 31, 1940. She was a member of the Evangelical and Reformed United Church of Christ in Waukesha. She worked at Southside Pharmacy for about 20 years, at the Metropolitan, Hankscraft and Old Tavern. She loved to read, sew and cook. Elinores greatest love, though, was for her family and friends. She appreciated everything in life and found happiness even in lifes simplest things.

Elinore was the dear mother of Ron Marose of New York, Lynn Dornbach of Waukesha and Roseann (David) Falada of Waukesha; dear grandmother of Amy (Matthew) Retzak, Chad (Rebecca) Dornbach, and Matthew Marose, Andy Marose, Emily (Chris) Eggert; and dear sister of Frederick (Pat) Dowling. She is preceded in death by her husband, Elmer, in 1995; her brothers, Roy, Bill, Lester and Bob; and sister, Betty.

Visitation wil be held from 5 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Wednesday, Nov. 16, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, with the Rev. James Gorman officiating. A private family burial will be Thursday in Prairie Home Cemetery, Waukesha.

Memorials may be made to The Salvation Army Waukesha Citadel, 445 Madison St., Waukesha, WI 53188.

Special thanks to AngelsGrace Hospice, the staff at Waukesha Memorial Hospital and LindenGrove Health Care of New Berlin.

For more information, call Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home and Cremation Services at 542-6609 or visit www.waukeshafuneralhome.com for online obituaries, directions or condolences.