Olga ‘Pat’ Pfeiffer

Feb. 25, 1914 – May 9, 2010

Olga "Pat" Pfeiffer, a lifetime resident of Waukesha, passed away Sunday, May 9, 2010, at the age of 96. She was born in Waukesha on Feb. 25, 1914, a daughter of the late John and Emma (Etter) Zimmerman.

Pat was married to Robert L. Pfeiffer on June 18, 1938, and they raised three children. She was a devoted homemaker and loved gardening.

She is survived by her son, Loren (Hesna) Pfeiffer of Morristown, N.J.; and her daughters, Janet Pfeiffer and Patricia "Patty" (Dan) Wilson, all of Waukesha. She will also be remembered by her grandchildren, Emma Pfeiffer, and Bobby and Tommy Wilson; 20 nieces and nephews; and many other relatives and friends.

Pat was preceded in death by her parents; her beloved husband, Robert, on Jan. 7, 1998; five brothers, Ernst, William, Frederick, Charles and Arthur Zimmerman; and four sisters, Meta, Alice, Clara and an infant sister.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Saturday, May 15, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, with William Cater officiating.

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.