Jill Lynn Ester (nee Pace)

Sept. 12, 1952 ó Oct. 13, 2016

Jill Lynn Ester nee PaceJill Lynn Ester (nee Pace), age 64, of Waukesha, passed away with her loving family at her side on Thursday, October 13, 2016, at Seasons Hospice in Waukesha.

Jill was born to James and Janet (Golemgeske) Pace on September 12, 1952, in Waukesha.

Jill was a graduate of Waukesha South High School Class of 1970. She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend. Jill was a member of American Field Service (AFS, an organization that assisted in the hosting of foreign exchange students. Jill liked fishing, playing bingo and her annual trip to Cranberry Fest. She also enjoyed watching the Green Bay Packers and listening to the Beatles.

Jill is survived by her children, Roxie (Nate) Ende of Rochester, Minn., Chrissy (Travis) Seeger of Byron, Minn., and Scarlie Miranda Pinto (Juan Pablo Lopez Moure) of Santiago, Chile; her seven grandchildren, Jackson and Lauren Ende, Taylor and Brody Seeger, Maria Ignacia, Juan Antonio and Maria Belen: her parents, James and Janet Pace of Waukesha; her brothers, Jeff (Loreen) Pace of Sussex, Jay (Laura) Pace of Waukesha and Joel Pace of Waukesha; and other relatives and many, many friends.

Jill was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Walter and Helen Golemgeske.

A memorial gathering for Jill will be Wednesday, October 19, from 4:00PM until the time of sharing at 6:30PM at Thelen Funeral Services, W309-S4840 Commercial Drive, North Prairie (NW corner of highways 83 and 59).

Memorial contributions in Jillís name can be directed to the family and are greatly appreciated.

The family wishes to extend their appreciation to the doctors and staff at both Seasons Hospice of Waukesha and Elmbrook Memorial Hospital-Center for Cancer Care for their loving care of Jill.

Thelen Funeral Services of North Prairie is honored to be assisting the family. For further information or to sign the online guest register, please go to www.thelenfh.com.