WAUKESHA

Michael E. ‘Mike’ Mathews

May 30, 1951 - March 1, 2007

Michael E. "Mike" Mathews passed away suddenly Thursday, March 1, 2007, at age 55.

He was a graduate of St. Joseph's Catholic Grade School, Catholic Memorial High School and the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.

Mike is survived by his wife, Janiece, and his daughters, Jennifer (Patrick) Cullert of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Jessica (Brett) Kroening of Milwaukee. He is also survived by his mother, NovaBelle Mathews (nee Chapman); brother, Timothy (Susan); sister, Mary; and other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, James Mathews.

Visitation for Mike will be held from 4:30 p.m. until the 6:30 p.m. memorial service Friday, March 9, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. Jim Bickel will officiate. Burial will take place in Summit Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Catholic Memorial High School, in memory of Michael Mathews, 601 E. College Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186.

For more information, call Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home and Cremation Services at 542-6609 or visit www.waukeshafuneralhome.com for online obituaries, directions or condolences.