Janet Marie Pfeiffle

March 30, 1938 - June 10, 2008

Janet Marie Pfeiffle, a lifelong resident of Waukesha, died Tuesday, June 10, 2008, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at age 70. Janet was born March 30, 1938, the daughter of the late Ralph and Sarah Melville.

She was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church. Janet married Norman on Aug. 31, 1963, and for 44 years was his loving wife. They had four children to whom she was a loving and caring mother. She was a clerk at Wal-Mart for 15 years.

Janet will be sadly missed by her husband of 44 years, Norman; her children, Debbie (Terry) Moore of Fredonia, Denise (Steve) Balistrieri of West Bend, Jim (Carolyn) Pfeiffle of Roscoe, Ill., and Jeff Pfeiffle of Hartford; her 11 grandchildren, Erin and Michael Moore, Dominic, Amanda and Jennifer Balistrieri, Sarah, Joshua and Hannah Pfeiffle and Zachary, Riley and Tabitha Pfeiffle; her sister, Joyce Eimer of Waukesha; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Ralph Melville; mother-in-law, Margaret Pfeiffle; and brother-in-law, George Eimer.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the 10 a.m. memorial service Friday, June 13, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1052 Whiterock Ave., Waukesha. Continued visitation and fellowship will be held following the service.

Memorials in Janet's name may be directed to the National Kidney Foundation of Wisconsin, 16655 W. Bluemound Road, Brookfield, WI 53005, or the American Diabetes Association, 2323 N. Mayfair Road, Suite 502, Wauwatosa, WI 53226.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Waukesha Memorial Hospital, the Mukwonago Dialysis Clinic, Dr. Elizabeth Davies and Dr. Ryan Holzmacher for the special care they provided Janet throughout her illness.

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.