Mark C. Billig

April 24, 1949 – July 9, 2010

Mark C. Billig of Waukesha passed away Friday, July 9, 2010, at the age of 61. Mark was born April 24, 1949, the son of Robert and Emily Billig.

He married the love of his life, Donna Smith, on May 12, 1973. Mark retired from General Electric after more than 35 years of service. He coached the Firebirds baseball and youth soccer teams for many years. He enjoyed playing golf, watching horse racing and the University of Kentucky Wildcats. His greatest joy was spending time with his family, especially his granddaughters.

Mark will be dearly missed by his wife, Donna; children, Leslie (Ryan) Boe and Patrick (Courtney) Billig; granddaughters, Ashley, Taylor and Kayleigh; and brother, Paul. Mark is further survived by other relatives and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be held from 3:30 p.m. until the 6:30 p.m. funeral service Monday, July 12, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha.

Memorials in Mark’s name are appreciated to Vince Lombardi Charitable Funds, 2900 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53215.

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 www.waukeshasfuneralhome.com