Ralph A. Husten

Aug. 18, 1927 - Nov. 3, 2006

Ralph A. Husten of Waukesha died Friday, Nov. 3, 2006, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at age 79. Ralph was born Aug. 18, 1927, in Troy Center, the son of Lauren and Theresa Husten.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Jean; brother, Lauren Husten; and sister, Ruth Ann Lenck.

Ralph will be sadly missed by his daughter, Deborah Jean; grandchildren, Shaun (Mari) and DJ (Ginny) Sarvey; great-grandchildren, Logan, Rachel and Isabella Sarvey, all of Charlotte, N.C.; brother, Walter (Mary Jo) Husten; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until the 7 p.m. memorial service Tuesday, Nov. 7, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. Ralph Schultz will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Ralph's name may be directed to the American Heart Association, 660 E. Mason St., Suite 200, Milwaukee, WI 53202, or the National Kidney Foundation, 16655 W. Bluemound Road, Brookfield, WI 53005.

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.