Dale E. Carriveau


Aug. 19, 1946 - Oct. 14, 2012



Dale E. Carriveau of Waukesha died suddenly Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012, at the age of 66. Dale was born in Belgium, Wis., on Aug. 19, 1946, the son of Anthony and Alberta Carriveau.


He married the love of his life, Helen Kraussel, on Dec. 7, 1968. Dale worked for Stanek Tool & Die for more than 25 years. He was an avid NASCAR fan and enjoyed playing golf and spending time with his family. Dale proudly served his country in Vietnam while serving in the U.S. Army.


Dale will be dearly missed by his wife, Helen; children, Craig Carriveau, Jeff (Megan) Carriveau and Cheryl (Joe) Czajkowski; grandchildren, Abraham, Amelia, Alice, Liam and Stella; and sisters, Karen (Jim) Medinger, Joann (Alan) Thill and Marlene (Paul) Kimball. Dale is further survived by other relatives and many friends.


He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Dennis.


The memorial visitation for Dale will be held from 1 p.m. until the time of the military honors service at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha.


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.