Donna J. Ehr-Smith

Donna J. Ehr-Smith, a lifelong resident of Waukesha, died Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010, at AngelsGrace Hospice at the age of 72 surrounded by her family.
She was a member of Christ the Servant Lutheran Church.

Donna will be sadly missed by her husband, John Smith, whom she married Sept. 26, 1998; her children, Martin (Donna) Pitzer of Waukesha and Stephanie (Robert) Szopinski of Arizona; her stepchildren, Gordon (Lori) Ehr of Plymouth and Catherine Higgins of Wabeno; her sister, Jane Howlett of Pewaukee; and grandchildren, one great-granddaughter, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her former husband, Gordon; her sister, Irene; and her sons, Mike and Jim.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. memorial service Tuesday, Nov. 16, at Christ the Servant Lutheran Church, 2016 Center Road, Waukesha. The Rev. David Zandt will be officiating.

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

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.