Michael Frank Tomasello

Nov. 18, 1937 - Aug. 7, 2007

Michael Frank Tomasello of Delafield went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2007, at age 69. Michael was born in Milwaukee on Nov. 18, 1937, the son of Thomas and Bertha (nee Sattler) Tomasello.

He was united in marriage to Shirley Polus on June 1, 1963. Michael was a dedicated insurance claim adjuster for Reliance, Tower, Lindsey Morten and Rice - Custard Insurance Companies. He was an avid golfer and loved the challenge of Naga-Waukee Golf Course. His greatest joy was spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Michael will be tremendously missed by his wife, Shirley; children, Lynn (Steve) Rossman, Dean Tomasello and Rebecca (Eric) Helm; grandchildren, Joe, Stevie, Ashley, Katie, Lexi, Logan and Preston; and brother, Donald (Sylvia) Tomasello. Michael is also survived by other relatives, many friends and will always be a special nephew to Aunt Rose Smukalla.

Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until the 6 p.m. funeral Mass on Monday, Aug. 13, at St. Anthony on the Lake Catholic Church, W280-N2101 Prospect Ave., town of Delafield, WI 53072. The Rev. Daniel Volkert will officiate. Burial will take place at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, at Holy Cross Cemetery in Milwaukee; please meet at the cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Michaelís name may be directed to St. Anthony on the Lake Catholic Church.

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