Arleen M. Osvatic

Arleen M. Osvatic of Waukesha passed away on Thursday, March 23, 2017, at AngelsGrace Hospice at the age of 81 years. She was born in Norwalk, the daughter of Orvil and Leona Ebert.

Arleen married Wayne Osvatic in 1958. She was a member of St. William Catholic Church. Arleen was a volunteer EMT and treasurer for the Town of Brookfield Fire Department. She received the J.C.

Penney National Volunteer Award for her dedication.

Arleen enjoyed working as a beautician in the area for more than 50 years. She also held treasurer posts and was a longtime member of the National Cosmetology Association. Cooking was one of her passions along with sewing and watercolor painting. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family.

She will be sadly missed by her children, Mark (Jeffery Dodd) Osvatic, Douglas (Julie Kastello) Osvatic, Michael (Lisa) Osvatic and Dana (Kim Ahern) Osvatic; and grandchildren, Jay, Kelley, Luke, Dylan, Jamison, Alex, Mac, Courtney and Ashley. She is further survived by siblings, Carol (Carl) Westphal, Lois White, Joe Ebert, Dale Ebert, Arlis (Doreen) Ebert and Ron Ebert; and in-laws, Jill (Bill) Shibilski, Bob (Lois) Osvatic and John (Kathy) Osvatic. Arleen was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Wayne; brothers-in-law, Joe Osvatic, Dick Osvatic, Jim Osvatic and Don White; and sister-in-law, Gerry Ebert.

A visitation for Arleen will be held on Wednesday, March 29, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. A second visitation will be held Thursday from 11:30 a.m. until 12:15 p.m., with a Mass of Christian Burial at 12:30 p.m., at St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188.

Entombment will immediately follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.

Memorials in Arleen’s name to St. William Catholic Church (see address above) or the American Cancer Society, N19W24350 Riverwood Drive, Waukesha, WI 53188, would be appreciated.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 262-542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary, or to leave a condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.