Mary E. Youngman

(nee Singrey)

April 6, 1917 - Oct. 29, 2007

Mary E. Youngman (nee Singrey) of Waukesha passed away Monday, Oct. 29, 2007, at her home. Mary was born April 6, 1917, in Argos, Ind., the daughter of O. Earl and Zora (Haines) Singrey.

She is the beloved wife for 71 years of Lewis "Short" Youngman and loving mother of Michael (JoAnn) and Charles (Lori) Youngman. She is also survived by her brother, Mark Singrey; sisters, Carol (Glen) Anglemyer, Betty (Norman) Nifong and Jane (Roger) Layne; sister-in-law, Velma Singrey; and relatives and friends in both Indiana and Wisconsin.

Mary was preceded in death by her brothers, Arnold, Russell, Carl and Cleo; a sister, Helen Steinbicer; and sisters-in-law, Mary (Mosca) Singrey, Evelyn (Faulkner) Singrey and Geraldine "Jerry" Singrey.

Visitation for Mary was held Thursday, Nov. 1, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The funeral service at the funeral home and burial at Prairie Home Cemetery, Waukesha, will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donorís choice.

The family of Mary wishes to extend a very special thank you to VITAS Innovative Hospice Care, Caring Angels and the Lutheran Home for the care and compassion given to Mary. Mary touched the lives of everyone she met with her kindness, generosity and great sense of humor. She will live on in the hearts of all who knew and loved her.

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