Jan. 23, 2017 – West Bend, WI – Marie E. Takacs, age 91, passed away peacefully on January 22, 2017 in her home in West Bend. She was born on May 15, 1925, in Park Falls, WI to Ray and Elenora (nee Meyer) Cuddeback. Marie worked as a nursing aide and psychiatric aide from 1963 to 1987. She was employed at the Samaritan Home in West Bend and the County Mental Health Center. She enjoyed rummaging, going out to lunch with family and friends. Marie had a passion to be there for others, especially for hospice patients and was a part of the Young at Heart! She also had a great love for animals and traveling!
Marie is survived by her children Mary (LeRoy) Schultz, Tom (Debra) Takacs, Terry Takacs, Joseph (Carol) Takacs, Richard Takacs; grandchildren Chad Lee, Cory (Shannon) Schultz, Tamra Takacs, Desiree Takacs; great-grandson Thomas Bostwick; sister Fern Meyer of Park Falls, WI. She is further survived by other relatives and friends. Marie is preceded in death by her husband, Joseph and many brothers and sisters.
A Memorial Mass will be at 12:30PM on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at St. Frances Cabrini (1025 S. 7th Ave, West Bend, WI 53095) with Father Nathan Reesman presiding. Visitation will be AT CHURCH from 11:30AM until the time of Mass (12:30PM). Inurnment will be at a later date at Holy Angels Cemetery.
A special thank you to Dr. Herdrich and his nurse Jill and the many caregivers of Horizon Homecare.