Jackie A. Rooney

Jan. 20, 1962 – Feb. 6, 2010

Jackie A. Rooney of Waukesha passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at the age of 48. She was born in Waukesha on Jan. 20, 1962, a daughter of Thomas C. and Patricia M. (Joachim) Rooney.

She attended local schools and was a lifelong resident of the area. Jackie was employed as a customer service representative for Delzer Lithograph for the past 20-plus years. She loved hats and jewelry, loved to sing and was a “people pleaser.” She enjoyed creative writing, laughing and had a reputation for spoiling her nieces and nephews. She will be sadly missed.

Jackie is survived by her parents; her brothers, Thomas (Jayne) Rooney of Waukesha, Daniel Rooney of Albuquerque and Michael (Patty) Rooney of Waukesha; and her sisters, Terri (Dale) Umhoefer of Waukesha and Lori Rooney of Franklin. She also leaves four nieces, nine nephews, aunt Jackie, as well as many other relatives and friends. Jackie will also be missed by her beloved pets, Max and Zoe.

Jackie was preceded in death by her grandparents and an uncle, Hank.
Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Friday, Feb. 12, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, with the Rev. Jason Lavann as celebrant. Entombment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County, 701 Northview Road, Waukesha, WI 53188.

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 waukeshasfuneralhome.com.