June 12, 2017 – West Bend, WI – Christine J. Ciske (nee Kosloski), of West Bend and St. Petersburg, FL died on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee at the age of 77 years. She was born on June 18, 1939 in Chicago to the late Cyril and Cecelia (nee Kruczkowski) Kosloski.
Chris was first and foremost an amazing mother, nana, great-nana, auntie, sister-in-law, fun loving person, fabulous cook, great golfer, beach bum and generous soul. She will be greatly missed by many including the naughtiest dog in West Bend “Little Rici”.
Survivors include her children Teri (Craig) Krell of West Bend and Ted Ciske (Steve Grgic) of St. Petersburg, FL; 6 grandchildren: Christina Joyce Rickman, Cari Anna Krell, Casey Jean Krell, Clayton Ciske, Hunter Ciske and Amanda Ciske; 2 great-grandchildren: Chase Ciske and Lexi Ciske, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, June 16, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church with Rev. Jerome Repenshek presiding. Inurnment will be at a later date in Resthaven Memorial Park in Menasha. The family will greet relatives and friends at the church on Friday from 3 p.m. until 4 p.m. Friends and family are invited to gather after Mass at Maricio’s for “Chris’ Happy Hour”.
In lieu of flowers, and in Chris’ generous spirit, the family requests you make a donation in her name to your favorite charitable organization.
The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family.