Betty M. Noel

Aug. 23, 1925 - Dec. 14, 2008

Betty M. Noel of Waukesha died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2008, at LindenGrove at age 83. Betty was born Aug. 23, 1925, in Waukesha, the daughter of Frank and Sally (nee Schultz) Wrycza.

Betty is remembered for her devotion and love to her family, which included her four children, eight grandchildren and one great-grandson. She always kept a sense of humor and fortitude in the variety of challenges life offered her.

Betty is lovingly remembered by her children, Mary Beth (Tim) Tichelaar of Michigan, Lisa (Jim) Banting of Waukesha, John (Debbie) Noel of Eau Claire, and David Noel (Blanchard Roberson) of San Diego; grandchildren, Amy (fiancee Sean Edwards), Andrew (fiancee Jennifer Endl) Tichelaar, Greg (Kathryn), Jenny, Joel Banting, Daniel, Kayla and Brian Noel; and great-grandson, Braeden Banting.

Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Ray; sister, Eleanor Ann; and her parents, Frank and Sally Wrycza.

The Mass for Betty will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17, at St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, with the Rev. Leonard Barbian presiding. Interment will follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Waukesha. The visitation for Betty will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. today, Dec. 16, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha.

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