Helen L. Ziemke (nee Moore)



Helen L. Ziemke (nee Moore), 79, passed away peacefully Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, while surrounded by her loving family. Helen is now reunited with Rex, her husband of 60 years, who preceded her in death in October.


Helen is survived by three children, Karla (Dino) Ranieri, Steven (Robin) Ziemke and Grant (Kelly) Ziemke; 10 grandchildren, Rachel Ranieri, Nick (Rachel) Ranieri, Ashley Ranieri, Michael Ranieri, Joel Borski, Alex Ziemke, Joshua Ziemke, Kaitlin Ziemke, Samantha Ziemke and Kristopher Ziemke; and five great-grandchildren, Austin Ranieri, Alexis Ranieri, Quentin Pollock, Jayden Ranieri and Skyler Ranieri.


Helen loved her family, dogs (especially golden retrievers), and she found joy in the simple things of life.


She will be missed greatly by her family, other relatives and friends.


Per Helen's request, there will be no services. The ashes of she and Rex will be buried at a later date.


The family would like to request that in lieu of other gifts, donations be made to AngelsGrace Hospice at ProHealth Care Foundation, 725 American Ave., Waukesha, WI 53188.


Church and Chapel 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.