Richard "Rick" M. Krist

Oct. 13, 1950 - Sept. 1, 2006

Richard "Rick" M. Krist, 55, of Waukesha, died Friday, Sept. 1, 2006, at his home.

Rick was born in Milwaukee on Oct. 13, 1950, the son of Leroy and Shirlee (nee Romitti) Krist.

Rick will be sadly missed by his wife of 33 years, Susan (nee Zipfel); daughters, Jill (Kurt) Burie and Lisa (Scott) Seamans, both of Waukesha; and grandson, Ben Burie. Rick is further survived by his brothers, Mike Krist of Hartland and Jeff (Linda) Krist of the town of Lisbon; sister-in-law, Sandy Fleury of Muskego; mother-in-law, Dorothy Zipfel; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial service for Rick will be held Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2006, at 5 p.m. at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. Frank Janzow will officiate. Visitation will be Wednesday at the funeral home from 3 p.m. until the 5 p.m. service.

The family has requested that memorial donations be made to Ascension Lutheran Church, 1415 Dopp St., Waukesha, WI 53188.

"He left us with precious memories that we will treasure forever."

For additional information, please contact the funeral home at 542-6609. For an online obituary, directions or to leave condolences go to www.waukeshafuneralhome.com.