Christine Maskala, 72
Nov. 24, 1944
April 28, 2017

Christine "Tina" Maskala (nee Petrishe), of Cedarburg, passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by family on Friday, April 28, 2017.

Christine was 72 years old. She was born to Rudolph and Anna (nee Twardowski) Petrishe on Nov. 24, 1944, in Chicago. She married Joseph Maskala on July 9, 1966, and together they had three children.

Tina’s greatest passions were her children and grandchildren. She was a cancer survivor in her forties and later succumbed to a second bout of cancer. Tina was a fighter until the very end. She will always be remembered as being an avid Chicago Cubs Fan and will be dearly missed by her family.

Christine is survived by her husband Joseph, her children, Lisa Maskala of Park Ridge, Illinois, Joseph C. (Renata) Maskala of Lindenhurst, Illinois, and Dr. Kristen Maskala (Monte Smith) of Cedarburg; grandchildren, Jessica, Joshua, Sarah, Alexander and Monte; sister Barbara (Dan) Kloczkowski and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at noon on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church (1375 Covered Bridge Road, Cedarburg 53012) with the Rev. Paul Sims presiding. Visitation will be Tuesday morning at the Eernisse Funeral Home (1167 Washington Ave., Cedarburg) from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to Catholic Charities www.catholiccharitiesusa.org  or St Jude’s www.stjude.org/Donate

The Eernisse Funeral Home of Cedarburg is honored to assist the family.