Sue Elin Zachariasen

May 31, 1956 – March 29, 2014

Sue Elin Zachariasen, born May 31, 1956, passed away at her home close to Lake Nemahbin near Oconomowoc on March 29, 2014, after years of struggling with a heart condition.

She is survived by her parents, Richard and Virginia (Rothwell) Zachariasen; siblings, Lyn (Carver) Nixon, Dan (Debra) Zachariasen and Ann (George) Morrison; nieces, Maryn and Loryn Zachariasen; nephews, George and William Morrison; and other extended family members and friends.

A graveside service is scheduled at Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha on Saturday, May 3 at 11 a.m. Following this will be a picnic for friends and family to celebrate Sue’s life in the pavilion at Nettesheim Park in Pewaukee.

Sue is remembered for her unending love of her extended family, of her cats and dogs both present and past, and of the garden she created at her home, as well as for her great affection for children and for her marvelous talents at sewing and other crafts.

Memorial donations can be made to HAWS (Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County), 701 Northview Road, Waukesha, WI 53188, or the charity of your choice.