Grace G. Zimbrich

March 14, 1920 - April 1, 2011

Grace G. Zimbrich of Waukesha, died peacefully at LindenGrove Health Care Center on Friday, April 1, 2011, at the age of 91. Grace was born on March 14, 1920, in Chicago, the daughter of Herman and Mae Erdmann.

Grace enjoyed playing bingo, crafts, the challenge of solving puzzles and loved playing games with her grandchildren.

Grace is survived by her loving daughter, Judith (Richard "Dick") Nagel; her sons, John (Patricia) and James (Fiancée Carol Jones). She is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and her sisters, June Weber and May Kauffmann. Grace also leaves behind many friends and relatives in Wisconsin and Illinois.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Harvey; her parents; son, Jeffrey Zimbrich; grandson, John Zimbrich; and brothers, Harold, Richard, Robert and Kenneth.

The Memorial Service for Grace will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 6, 2011, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Boulevard, Waukesha. Deacon John D’Alessio will be officiating. The visitation will be held on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of the memorial service at the funeral home. Inturment will be at Glen Oak Cemetery in Hillside, Ill., at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the charity of the donor’s choice are appreciated.

Grace’s family would like to send a special thank you to the staff of LindenGrove and Season’s Hospice for their loving and attentive care of Grace.

The Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information please call 262-542-6609 or for an online obituary, or to leave a condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneral-Home.com.