Maryanne Evancho

Feb. 8, 1927 - Nov. 8, 2008

Maryanne Evancho of Waukesha died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2008, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at age 81. Maryanne was born Feb. 8, 1927, in Toledo, Ohio, the daughter of the late Andrew and Elizabeth Kertesz.

She married the love of her life, John, on Sept. 9, 1950. She was a longtime member of the Catholic Ladies of Columbia, a former employee of Genesee Aggregate and resided for 10 years in Fountain Hills, Ariz. Maryanne loved life and enjoyed taking cruises with her daughters, gambling and playing bingo, and most of all, spending time with her family.

Maryanne was the loving wife of John; loving mother of Darlene and Cynthia Anne; and sister of Irene Fejes and Caroline Tscherne. She will also be missed by nieces, nephews and dear friends.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Andrew Kertesz, and sister, Elizabeth Zigrai.

Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until the 4:30 p.m. memorial service Saturday, Nov. 22, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Salvation Army, 445 Madison St., Waukesha, WI 53188.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Service 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.