Marietta E. Collins

Jan. 16, 1912 - Oct. 1, 2006

Marietta E. (nee Elmermann) Collins, 94, of Waukesha, passed away Sunday, Oct. 1, 2006.

Born on Jan. 16, 1912, in Green Bay, she was the daughter of Frederick and Petronella Elmermann.

She graduated from Marquette University, where she was a member of Chi Sigma Chi sorority. Marietta was a retired teacher for Milwaukee Public Schools.

She is survived as the mother of Dean (Karen), Nora (John), Elbi and Ned (Judy); sister-in-law of Eleanor Elmermann of Stanley and Frank (Dolores) Collins. Further surviving are her niece, nephews and cousins.

Marietta is a widow of Felix J. Collins, her brother Fred, her sister-in-law Christine Collins and her friend Alice Bienenstok.

Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 2506 Wauwatosa Ave., Wauwatosa, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow at Wood National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the MACC Fund, 1200 N. Mayfair Road, Wauwatosa, WI 53226, or American Diabetes Association, 2323 N. Mayfair Road, Wauwatosa, WI 53226.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.