David ‘Dave’ A. Dudzek
Sept. 2, 1950 — Sept. 12, 2017

David “Dave” A. Dudzek of Waukesha lost his battle with cancer on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at the age of 67. Dave was born on September 2, 1950, the son of the late Alvin and Virginia Dudzek of Eagle.

He graduated from CMH in 1968, where he met his wife, Linda Bruno. Dave continued his education at WCTC and received his associate’s degree in accounting in 1971. He worked for 35 years at Eaton Corp., formally Cooper Power, formerly RTE. Dave loved traveling with his family, enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing and his classic Chevy cars.

Dave will be deeply missed by his wife of 45 years, Linda; children, Jennifer (Edward Jr.) Heidenreich and Nicholas Dudzek; grandchild, Dominic; sisters, Jean (the late Jim) Bieske and Carol (Dick) Eaton; sister-in-law, Janet (the late Charles) Dudzek; mother-in-law, Ruth (nee Cullen) (the late Dominik) Bruno; and uncle, Ed Fleming. He is further survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

A celebration of life for Dave will be held on Friday, September 15, from 9:30 a.m. until 12 p.m. noon at Cesarz, Charapata, & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188. The funeral Mass will follow at 12:30 p.m. at St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188, with the Rev. Leonard Barbian presiding.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to St. William Catholic Church (see address above) or to St. William/St. Vincent de Paul (church address, see above).

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 262-5426609, or for directions, an online obituary, or to leave a condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.