Mary E. Neder

March 14, 1943 - Aug. 29, 2008

Mary E. Neder of Waukesha died Friday, Aug. 29, 2008, at Muskego Health Care Center at age 65. Mary was born in Milwaukee on March 14, 1943, the daughter of Johan and Cecilia (nee Peters) Gier.

She married David Neder on Aug. 3, 1963. Mary was a member of St. William Catholic Church and the Christian Mothers. She was active with Brownie and Girl Scout troops. She worked at the Boston Store in children’s clothing.

Mary will be sadly missed by her husband, David; children, Karen Neder of Madison, Ann (Philip) Schmidt of Marshal, Patricia Neder of Atlanta, Josephine (Andy) Korchmaros of Tucson, Ariz., Martha (Keith) Miller of San Luis Obispo, Calif., Edward Neder of Waukesha and Matthew (Patty) Neder of Watertown; seven grandchildren; brothers, Karl Gier of Waukesha, Rita (Jim) Good of Euclid, Ohio, Fred Gier of Eagle, and John (Margie) Gier of Dousman; mother-in-law and godmother, Cathrine Brown of Croften, Md.; brothers and sisters-in-law, Ron Neder of Modesto, Calif., Chuck Neder of San Jose, Calif., Mary (Lindsey) Ervin of Davidsonville, Md., and Paul (Karen) Neder of Rock Island, Ill. Mary is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents and her son, Christopher.

A funeral Mass for Mary will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2008, at St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. A visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. today, Sept. 2, at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. A second visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 10:45 a.m. Christian Women’s prayer service Wednesday at the church. Private entombment will take place at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Waukesha.

Memorials in Mary’s name may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association, 6130 W. National Ave., Suite 200, Milwaukee, WI 53214.

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