Cynthia L. Riska (nee Smrz), 65, of Brookfield, died on Feb. 24, 2016. She was born on October 1, 1950 and worked as a shipping clerk. 

Cynthia Smrz is survived by her husband of 43 years, James A. Riska; her children, Frank Riska and Stacy (Kristopher Hansen) Riska; her mother, Mildred Smrz (nee Gemmell); and her sister, Sharon Smrz. She was preceded in death by her father, Frank Smrz. 

A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, March 5 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St. in Brookfield, followed by a private interment.