Georgia Ellen Pietsch

March 12, 1972 - Feb. 26, 2007

Georgia Ellen (nee Manthey) Pietsch, 34, of East Troy, lost her long, courageous battle with cancer Monday, Feb. 26, 2007.

She was born March 12, 1972, in Milwaukee, the daughter of Ronald and Ruth (nee Renner) Manthey.

She was a graduate of East Troy High School and received an associateís degree from Gateway Technical College. Georgia worked as a computer technician in software development.

A lifelong resident of the East Troy area, she was a member of St. Peterís Catholic Church, St. Vincent De Paul and the Whitewater Relay for Life. She loved her cats, Armand, Louie and Snuggles, and also loved the cartoon character Sponge Bob Square Pants.

She is survived by her mother, Ruth Manthey; her brothers, Michael (Barbara) Manthey of East Troy and Francis Manthey of Whitewater; her sister, Doris Manthey of Whitewater; her niece, Bridget Manthey; and her nephews, Mitchel and Andrew Manthey. She is further survived by her great friends at Metrix, as well as aunts, uncles, cousins and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Ronald Manthey, and her sister, Kathryn Manthey.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. today, Feb. 28, at Legacy Funeral Services, 2974 Main St., East Troy. Another visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11:30 a.m. funeral Mass on Thursday, March 1, at St. Peterís Catholic Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are greatly appreciated.

Legacy Funeral Services, 642-5057, is serving the family.