Suzanne P. Neumann, 77

A memorial service will be held on Sunday, June 2, 2013, at 6 p.m. at Community United Methodist Church, W68 N562 Evergreen Blvd., Cedarburg, for Suzanne P. Neumann of Grafton, formerly of Cedarburg. She died on May 26, 2013, at Columbia St. Maryís Ozaukee Campus at the age of 77. Dr. Rev. David Blackmer will officiate. Family will greet friends and relatives following the service. Private interment will be held on Saturday at Zur Ruhe Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to American Heart Association, American Diabetes Association or Community United Methodist Church are appreciated. For online condolences please visit

Suzanne was born on Oct. 11, 1935, in Evanston, Ill., the daughter of Birger Hale and Elisabeth (nee Howard) Peterson. Suzanne was united in marriage to Donald O. Neumann on July 16, 1966, in Fox Point. They were blessed with two children. Don preceded Suzanne in death on July 8, 2002. Suzanne was a member of Community United Methodist Church where she was actively involved in the Womenís Bible Study and was on the Befriender Ministry. She was also involved in the Womenís Club of Milwaukee, Red Hat Club, Girl Scouts and the Junior League-Cedarburg.

She graduated from Grinnell College in Iowa with a Bachelorís Degree and was a physical education teacher at Nicolet High School. Suzanne had a lot of hobbies like knitting, camping, gardening, cooking, baking and she loved to paint anything from canvas to wood to pottery.

Suzanne is survived by her children, Elisabeth (Robert) Zebrowski and Richard (Katie) Neumann; grandchildren, Amanda, Joshua, Ashley and Jacob; great-grandchild, DJ; and brothers, William (Linda) Peterson and James (MaryAnn) Peterson. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.