Nancy Ruth Greene (nee Johnson)

June 6, 1943 - Dec. 25, 2008

Nancy Ruth Greene (nee Johnson) of Waukesha died Thursday, Dec. 25, 2008, at Lifecare Hospital after a long illness at age 65. Nancy was born June 6, 1943, the daughter of Oscar and Ruth Johnson.

Nancy was united in marriage to George H. Greene on Aug. 31, 1963.

Nancy loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed making many different Christmas crafts for her family. Her favorite hobby was collecting snowmen. She especially liked to go out shopping to Walmart.

Nancy will be deeply missed by her husband, George; daughters, Julie (Robert) Petersen and Kari (Steven) Lewis; son, John (Elizabeth) Greene; grandchildren, Dorian, Tracy, Shjonna, Brandon, Megan, Corey and Andrew; great-grandchild, Cadence; and her sister, Carol (Bruce) Fiddler of Tennessee. She will also be missed by her dog, Pepper.

Nancy was preceded in death by her parents.

The family would like to express their thanks to Dr. Mark Carey, other doctors, and the staff and nurses at Waukesha Memorial Hospital and Lifecare Hospital for the care given to Nancy.

The visitation for Nancy will be held from 5 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Tuesday, Dec. 30, 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