Stella Horvath

Dec. 23, 1921 – March 31, 2010

Stella Horvath of Pewaukee died Wednesday, March 31, 2010, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at the age of 88 years. Stella was born in Trenton, N.J., on Dec. 23, 1921.

She enjoyed crocheting, designing dresses, fishing and swimming. Stella’s greatest joy in life was her family.

Stella will be dearly missed by her loving companion, Rolland Lisinski; sons, Paul (Diana) Haustowich of Waukesha, Richard Horvath of Milwaukee and Victor (Linda) Horvath of Missouri City, Texas; 10 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; brother, Steven Jan of Trenton; and sister, Ruth Olessi of Trenton. Stella is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her sisters, Irene and Sophie; and a brother, Bill.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial service Saturday, April 3, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. Eric Edwards will be officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning 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

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