In Memory of




Obituary for Mara Scherbarth (Maczollek)

Mara Scherbarth, (nee Maczollek) age 59 years, passed away on Sunday September 15th. She was born on November 2, 1959 in Milwaukee and was raised in Brookfield. Mara graduated from Brookfield East High School Class of “77”. On July 28, 1979, Mara married Michael Scherbarth at Gloria Dei Bethesda Church in Wauwatosa and they began their family. She was employed at MGIC as an IT Analyst. Her hobbies were gardening, long drives in the country, and especially just loved nature.

Mara is survived by her husband Michael, her son Justin (fiancé Kelsey Guth) and daughter Sarah (Aaron) Spike, grandchildren; Magdalyn, Bethany and Ezra, her father Josef (Karen) Maczollek, siblings; Robert (Kris) Maczollek, Natalie (Jim) Detert, step-siblings; Kenneth (Jill) Kindler, Kim Galioto and Kerri (Steve Berry) Kindler, brothers and sisters-law; Daniel (Linda) and David (Nancy) Scherbarth, Deborah (Larry) Dubis, Melissa (Mark) Schwalbach, nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her mother.

A Funeral Service for Mara will be held at 12:00pm on Thursday September 19th at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (777 S Indiana Ave. West Bend, WI 53095) with Pastor Richard Lauersdorf and Pastor Robert Hein presiding. Visitation will be at the church on Thursday from 10:00am until 11:45am. Final place of rest will be at Wisconsin Memorial Park in Brookfield.

The family would like to thank the Staff at Froedtert Oncology and Horizon Hospice for the loving care they gave to Mara.

In lieu of flowers, Memorials can be made to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church or Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School