Jill E. Zeise
Green Bay - Jill E. Zeise, age 42 of Milwaukee formerly of Green Bay, passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2021 at home with family by her side. She was born on April 12, 1979 in Green Bay.
Jill attended and graduated from Preble High School and graduated with a Bachelors Degree from UW-Milwaukee in criminal justice. She later went on to receive her Masters Degree. Jill proudly worked for 17 years as a Police Officer for Brown Deer Police Department. She taught several classes and played many rolls during her time of duty.
Jill growing up was always into sports, fitness and hiking. In high school, she played basketball and softball. She was always taking walks, whether it was by herself or one of her furry companions, Luna and later on Roo. Jill loved sports, mostly college basketball, but was also an all around Wisconsin sports fan.
Left to cherish Jill's memory are her mother, Ellen Haworth; brother, Alex (ReVena) Zeise; niece and nephews, Christian, Ryan, Gavin and Zoey Zeise. She is also survived by her father, David (Connie) Zeise; and brother, Nathaniel Zeise. Jill is further survived by her grandparents, Richard and Dorothy Haworth; aunts and uncles, Bob (Linda) Haworth, Joe (Kim) Haworth, Scott Haworth, Brian "UB" (Kelly) Haworth and Steve Haworth; Daniel (Theresa)) Zeise, Al (Cyndi) Zeise and Matt Zeise; and numerous cousins, other relatives and friends. Jill is also survived by step siblings, Nicole (Don) Schultz, Jodi (Jason) Rose, Sarah Bergsbaken and Jake Garcia, Kyle (Whitney) Bergsbaken and Sam Bergsbaken. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Robert (Carol) Zeise; and uncle, Tom Zeise.
A police honors service of Jill will be held at 11:30 AM on Sunday, May 16, 2021 at Riverside Ballroom (1560 Main St Green Bay, WI 54302). Family and friends may gather and visit at the ballroom from 10:00 AM until the time of service.
The family would like to send a special thank you to all the health care providers through Jill's courageous battle with breast cancer. They gave so much love and care to her that will never be forgotten.
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Published by Green Bay Press-Gazette from May 13 to May 14, 2021.