Cynthia L Rocheleau, 63, resident of Krakow, passed away at home on Thursday, April 14, 2016 surrounded by family after a 2 year battle with cancer.
She was born in Green Bay on 8-31-52 to the late Stanley & Evelyn Zima. She graduated from Pulaski High in 1970, and attended Bellin Nursing College. She was an outstanding waitress at Peyton's for years, and then became a top sales associate at Zales Jewelers for 30 years, prior to her diagnosis. She was known for her genuine smile with a sparkle in her eyes, for her passion of jewelry and for her great customer care.
Cindy is survived by her best friend and significant other of 28 years, Denis Hujet, Krakow, her daughter Dionne Rocheleau, Florida, and her son Todd Rocheleau, Lena, who have been supportive and loving throughout this time. She is further survived by her brother Dennis (Kathy) Zima, sisters, Carol Nowak-Galkowski (Ed) and Joan Zima-VanDenElzen (Jim), many nieces and nephews, and her many friends and customers. She was proceeded in death by her parents.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 19th from 4 - 7 PM at the Newcomer Funeral Home, 340 S. Monroe Avenue, Green Bay. A memorial service will follow at 7 PM in the funeral home. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established in Cynthia's name. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. To share a memory of Cynthia or leave a special message for her family, please click the Share Memories button above.