Infant Tristan Zyontis Rodefer

Tristan Zyontis Rodefer of Waukesha, infant son of Natasha Rodefer and Tommy Watkins, died Monday, Dec. 8, 2008, in Waukesha, at the tender age of 46 days.

Tristan is lovingly remembered and deeply missed by his parents, Natasha Rodefer and Tommy Watkins; grandparents, Mark (Cheryl) Rodefer of Milwaukee, Tammy Zindars of Hartland, Ted Zindars of Sussex, Tom Watkins of Eau Claire and Dolres Watkins of Illinois; great-grandparents, Nola Rodefer, Beverly Williams, Ella Mae Lewis and Daisy Watkins; maternal aunt and uncle, Kristin Zindars and Ted Zindars Jr.; and paternal aunts and uncles, DíAngelo Watkins, Sheila Lewis, Lydia Thompson, Kenyatta Lewis and Kimberly Moore. Tristin is additionally survived by numerous great-uncles and great-aunts, cousins and other relatives; godmother, Shannon Falkner; godfather, Ryan Rodefer; and special family friends, Jody and Andrea Pedersen.

Tristan was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Carl Rodefer and Merlin Williams.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 6 p.m. funeral service Thursday, Dec. 11, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, with Rev. Robert Gurgle presiding.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Tristanís name are appreciated to the family.

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