Jean C. Meier

Dec. 8, 1919 - March 3, 2008

Jean C. Meier of Waukesha died Monday, March 3, 2008, at Waukesha Springs at age 88. She was born Dec. 8, 1919, in Ashley, Ohio, to Harold and Hazel (nee Olds) Clase.

Jean worked for the Style Shop in Waukesha and then was the administrative assistant for the Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission and Waukesha Parks and Planning, retiring in 1969 from SEWRPC. She was a former member of St. Marys Catholic Church. Jean was a past member of the Waukesha County Historical Society and the League of Women Voters.

She will be missed by her children, Jone E. Brady of Waukesha and Jill (Armand) Matarrese of Brookfield; stepchildren, Margaret Ellen (David) Hartmann of Portland, Dave (Mary) Meier of Lake Lucerne, Dr. Pierce (Carol) Meier of Watertown, Maureen (Gene) Muhich of Englewood, Colo., James R. (Jane) Meier of Portage and Kathy Meier of Sarasota, Fla.; grandchildren, Jenny, Laurie, Betsy, Jim, John, Matt, Jay, Barry, Mark, Dr. Ann, Mary, Paul, Phil, Mat, Mic, Angie, Alie and Rob; 18 great-grandchildren; brother, Bill (Shirley) Clase of Ashley; sister-in-law, Lucille (Larry) Pettey of Waukesha; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Michael N. Brady; second husband, James E. Meier; granddaughter, Carol Ann Muhich; and sister, Betty Felice.

A visitation and memorial service will be held in the summer of 2008 at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Burial of cremated remains will take place at St. Joseph Cemetery following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Humane Animal Welfare Society, 701 Northview Road, Waukesha, WI 53188. For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave an online tribute.