Jeanette M. “Netty” Ness of Waukesha, after a long and brave battle with COPD, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Friday, April 3, 2015 at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at the age of 70 years. Jeanette was born on March 8, 1945 in Chicago, the daughter of Albert and Etta (Robinson) Rodie.
Jeanette will be deeply missed by her husband , Mike Rouse; her children, Peter Ness of Waukesha, Amy (Matthew) Jendro of MN and Matthew Ness of Waukesha; her granddaughter, Lyla Marie; her sisters, Karen (Stewart) Gordon of IL and Sharon Giesel of OH. She is further survived by other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents.
The visitation for Jeanette will be held on Thursday, April 9, 2015 from 4:30 p.m. until the time of the 6:00 p.m. funeral service at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd. Waukesha. A second visitation will be held on Friday, April 10, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the 11:20 a.m. committal prayers at the Highland Garden of Memories, 9800 II Route 76, Belvidere, IL 61008.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Jeanette’s name are appreciated to the Wounded Warrior Project (1111 W. 22nd Street #620, Oak Brook, IL 60523).
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