Ann E. Miller

April 27, 1919 - May 30, 2009

Ann E. Miller of Pewaukee, formerly of Waukesha, died Saturday, May 30, 2009, at Heartland Health Care Center of Pewaukee at age 90. Ann was born the daughter of Frank and Catherine (nee Burns) Hruska on April 27, 1919, in Kilkenny, Minn.

She was a longtime member of St. William Catholic Church, Waukesha. Ann had many joys in life; she especially loved to read and sew. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family, which she took great pride in. Ann will always be remembered by all who knew her for her quick Irish wit.

She will be dearly missed by her daughters, Diane (Dean) Charlevoix and Marilyn (David) Krueger; daughter-in-law, Ruth (Al) Clayton; grandchildren, Donna (Glen), Ann (Rob), Nancy (Dave), Lynn (Tim), James (Rianna), Robert, Becky (Rob) and Dan (Dani); great-grandchildren, Evelyn, Madeline, Paul, Cara, Emily, Jenna and Evan; and brother-in-law, Babe Miller. Ann is further survived by other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald; son, John; and her parents.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral Mass on Thursday, June 4, at St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland, Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. Leonard Barbian will be officiating. Burial will immediately follow the Mass at Prairie Home Cemetery, Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the American Lung Association of Wisconsin, 150 Sunnyslope Road, Suite 105, Brookfield, WI 53005, or St. William Catholic Church (see address above).

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, please visit