WAUKESHA

Suzanne Helen ‘Suzie’ Wallner

July 4, 1945 - Dec. 29, 2011

Suzanne Helen "Suzie" Wallner (nee Feldhausen) passed away Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011. Suzie was born July 4, 1945, and was preceded in death by her parents, Carmelo and Grace (nee Kendziora) Collura.

She was the devoted wife of James "Jim Bob" Wallner; adoring mother of Kelly (Kreg) Guran; loving grandmother to Maggie, Mimi, Jacob, Katelyn, Alyssa and Emma; devoted sister to Madeline (Dennis) Grueneberg; and dear aunt of Nick Collura. Suzie was also a caring and generous addition to the entire Wallner family of Jason, Jenny and Scott Gouin, Judy and Tom Siewert and Kris and Rusty Partlow. She is further survived by several aunts and cousins, whom she loved.

The family would like to express their gratitude to the numerous health care providers at St. Luke’s Hospital, the Vince Lombardi Cancer Center and the VNA that took such excellent care of Suzie. The family also thanks Barbara, Josie, Oriole, Kay, Karen and Jean for their special friendship and love for her.

In addition to the family members in her life, Suzie was a proud member of the Cream City Rug Hookers Guild and a retired member of AT&T.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation.

A memorial visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until 11:45 a.m., followed by a noon memorial service Saturday, Jan. 14, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. Inurnment is private.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.