WAUKESHA

Delia E. Rodriguez-Caraballo

July 1, 1953 – March 7, 2012

Delia E. Rodriguez-Caraballo of Waukesha died unexpectedly Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at the age of 58. Delia was born in Yauco, Puerto Rico, on July 1, 1953, a daughter of Pablo and Juanita Caraballo.

She was a fun-loving person who loved spending time with her friends and family. Delia’s favorite saying in life was "La vida es corta, disfrutala" or "Life is short, enjoy it."

Delia will be dearly missed by her children, Giselle (Rob) Stelmaszewski, Edgar Rodriguez, Henry Santiago, Ricardo Rodriguez and Sandra Rodriguez; granddaughter, Ashlee L. Stelmaszewski; brothers, Pablo Jr., Edwin and Albert; and her sister, Edith. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Delia was preceded in death by her mother.

 Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Tuesday, March 13, at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. Deacon John D’Alessio will be officiating.

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

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, visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.