Mary Ann Hein Hinkens

Dec. 9, 1927 - July 24, 2007

Mary Ann Hein Hinkens of Watertown died Tuesday, July 24, 2007, at age 79. Mary Ann was born in Osborn on Dec. 9, 1927, the daughter of Joseph and Alice (nee Walter) Hein.

Mary Ann was active in the American Legion Post #106 in Seymour for 54 years and the Veterans of Foreign Wars-Waukesha Post #721, where she was president for two years. She was on many boards at the First Congregational Church and was active in the church choir, missions and was a Sunday school teacher. Mary Ann was employed at Bank One for 12 years as a bookkeeper.

Mary Ann will be sadly missed by her daughters, Kathryn (Richard) Rosner of Brillion and LuAnn Weihert of Watertown; sons, William Hinkens of Marinette and Robert Hinkens of Marinette; granddaughters, Amy (Patrick) Klimek, Lisa Convery and Kimmy McGuire; grandson, Clifford Hinkens; great-grandchildren, Chloe and Mercedes Convery and Savannah and Hunter Rohda; sisters, Patricia Streur of Appleton and Trudy (Lee) Dunham of Neenah; brother, Victor (Janice) Hein of Black Creek; and sister-in-law, Joanne Hein of Seymour. Mary Ann is also survived by other relatives and many friends. She is preceded in death by her parents; infant sister, Lila; brother, Bud; and brother in-law, John.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Thursday, July 26, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. A second visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Friday, July 27, at Peace United Church of Christ, 489 Glenview Ave., Brillion. Burial will follow at 2 p.m. at Highland Memorial Park, 3131 Richmond St., Appleton.

For further information, please call Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 542-6609, or for online obituary, directions or to leave a condolence, please visit www.waukeshafuneralhome.com.