Mari B. Zizzo
April 7, 1952 – Dec. 27, 2012
Mari B. Zizzo of Eagle died peacefully on Thursday, Dec.
27, 2012 at the age of 60. Mari was born on April 7, 1952 in Milwaukee,
the daughter of William and Mary Jacobson.
Mari married Tom Zizzo on Nov. 13, 1971, and together they raised 2
children in Eagle. Mari was a member of St. Theresa Catholic Church in
Mari will be sadly missed by Tom, her husband of 41 years; children, Gina
(Joe) Rocha of Elkhorn and Nick (Jennifer) Zizzo of Granger, Ind.;
grandchildren, Macy and Andrew Rocha and Nicholas, Taylor, and Nathan
Zizzo; sisters, Susy (Bob) Nelsen of Green Bay and Sandi Jacobson of
Florida; brothers-in-law Sebastian Zizzo, Joe (Jan) Zizzo and Nick Zizzo;
sister-in-law Antoinette (Todd) Schmitt; and goddaughter, Janelle (Matt)
Peters. Mari was loved and will be remembered by other relatives and many
She was preceded in death by her parents; father and mother-in-law, Frank
(Margaret) Zizzo; and her aunt and uncle, Norwood (Wilma) Retzlaff.
A Mass of Christian burial will be Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at 1 p.m. at
St. Theresa Catholic Church, 136 Waukesha Road, Eagle, with the Rev. Bob
Betz officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 on Saturday until the time
of Mass all at the church. Private burial to follow.
The family wishes to acknowledge their gratitude to the staff at ProHealth
Care Home Hospice for all their care.
Haase-Lockwood & Associates Funeral Homes of Eagle is assisting the
family. For online guest registry, please go to
for more information call 262-594- 2442.