Sue Lynn Land-Meier (nee Bellin)

March 30, 1950 – May 12, 2013

Sue Lynn Land-Meier, a lifelong resident of Waukesha, died Sunday, May 12, 2013, at Seasons Hospice at the age of 63. Sue was born March 30, 1950, the daughter of Frank and Lorraine Bellin.

On Sept. 22, 1990, she married Gary Meier. Sue was a faithful member of the RiverGlen Christian Church of Waukesha. She enjoyed knitting, baking, music and musicals. Sue was also a devout Red Hatter and was part of the “Wild but Wonderful” chapter. Sue’s greatest joy, however, was spending time with her family and friends.

Sue will be dearly missed by her husband, Gary; children, Christina (Shelly Jensen) Land, Bryan Meier, Jim (Sandy) Meier and Tracy (Ron) Gilkey; granddaughters, Alexa and Brooke; mother, Lorraine Bellin; sisters, Cindi (Lonnie) Wallace, Nancy Bellin and Lori (Tim) Johnson. Sue is further survived by nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Frank, and her first husband, David Land.

The visitation for Sue will be held from 3 p.m. until the time of the 5 p.m. service Sunday, May 19, at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. John Howard will officiate the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Sue’s name are appreciated to the Center for Dementia Research, 140 Old Orangeburg Road, Orangeburg, NY 10962; Curative Care Network, 149 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186; or to the Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin, 517 N. Segoe Road, Suite 301, Madison, WI 53705.

The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to those at Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Michelle Group Home, Curative Care and Seasons Hospice, who provided outstanding care, comfort and support to Sue and those around her.

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.