Mary Helen Allen


Dec. 12, 1936 - Nov. 24, 2009



Mary Helen Allen of Waukesha died Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2009, at the age of 72. She was born on Dec. 12, 1936, the daughter of Henry and Alice (Van Heirden) Thomaschaske. 


Mary worked in hotel management for the past 20 years and retired in 2001. She was an avid Packers and NASCAR fan. Her passion and love was for her family. Mary had nimble fingers and kept busy with crocheting and knitting projects. She was also a volunteer for the Waukesha Memorial Hospital.


Mary will be deeply missed by her children, Vicki (John) Morris of Watertown, Gary (Sandi) Werth of Fort Atkinson, Christine (Thomas) Franz of Waukesha and Mitchell (Alice Kaminski) Werth of Oconomowoc; grandchildren, Carla (Larry), Matthew, Jennifer, Pamela, Julie, Valerie and Jared; three great-grandchildren; sister, Violet (Earl) Schultz of Columbus; and other relatives and friends.


A private family service was held. 


Memorials are appreciated to ARCh, The Association for the Rights of Citizens with Handicaps, 419 Fredrick St., Waukesha, WI  53186                                       . 


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