Florence Marion Maxwell

Feb. 22, 1925 - July 27, 2009

Florence Marion Maxwell of Waukesha died Monday, July 27, 2009, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at the age of 84. She was reunited with the love of her life, Harry, who preceded her in death April 11, 2009.

Florence was born in Milwaukee on Feb. 22, 1925, the daughter of Charles and Emma Wegner. She had many joys in life, including cooking and a love for flowers; her greatest joy was her home and family. She will always be remembered for her extraordinary commitment to her family.

Florence will be deeply missed by her children, Chuck (Marija) Maxwell of Dousman, Andy (Andrea) Maxwell of Eagle and Bonnie (Mark) Wellnitz of Brookfield; grandchildren, Marcie, Clinton, Jessica, Quentin, Emalee, Olivia, Samantha and Georgette; great-grandson, Connor; and brother, Don Wegner. Florence is further survived by many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry; son, Jerry; brother, Jerry; and her parents.

A visitation for Florence will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, July 30, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. A second visitation will be Friday, July 31, from 9 a.m. until the 10 a.m. funeral service at the funeral home. Burial will immediately follow at Summit Cemetery in the town of Summit.

The family extends a special thank you to Dr. Thomas Wittman, Dr. Harinder Gill, the staffs of Waukesha Memorial Hospital ICU and Heart Care Unit and her caregiver, Shari Atkins, for the exceptional and compassionate care they provided Florence.

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