Charmaine G. Caracci (nee Orgas)

Feb. 3, 1928 - July 10, 2009

Charmaine G. Caracci (nee Orgas), a lifelong resident of Waukesha, died Friday, July 10, 2009, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at age 81. Charmaine was born Feb. 3, 1928, in Waukesha, the daughter of Louis and Elizabeth (nee Kessler) Orgas.

Charmaine will be deeply missed by her children, James (Diane) Jr. of Genesee, Elizabeth (Jan) Worrell of Waukesha, Ron of Waukesha and Ken (Lora) of Hartland; her stepgrandchildren, Jennifer (Jamie) Rybarczyk of Milwaukee and Michael (Heather) Worrell of Va.; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Sr.; her parents; and seven brothers and sisters.

Visitation will be held from 4:30 p.m. until the 6:30 p.m. memorial service Thursday, July 16, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. Curt Frederick will officiate. Burial will be at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery.

Charmaine’s family would like to thank Dr. Sanchez and the staff of the Regional Cancer Center and Oncology Alliance for their gentle care and support.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Services is serving the family. For the online obituary, directions or cards of condolence, please visit www.waukeshasfuneralhome.com or call the funeral home at 542-6609.