Ellen M. Zezza, age 85 of Hudson, passed away May 31, 2012 at the Hudson Hospital. Ellen was born March 9, 1927 in Sioux City, Iowa; the daughter of Victor and Margaret (Wright) Olsen. Ellen grew up in the Sioux City area and later moved to Hudson. She was united in marriage to Lawrence Zezza on July 31, 1943 in Hudson. Their marriage was blessed with four children, Lawrence Jr., Sharon, Judy and Richard. She enjoyed crafting, needlework and collecting agates. Ellen cherished her time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Ellen is survived by her children, Lawrence Jr. “Butch” (Marianita) Zezza of Alburquerque, NM, Sharon (John) Wess of Woodbury, MN Judy (Larry) Behm of White Bear Lake, MN and Richard (Sandy) Zezza of Hudson; 13 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and sister, Mary Lou Lembcke. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence “Skeet” and brother, Vicki Olsen. Private services will be held. Interment will take place at Willow River Cemetery of Hudson. Funeral services are entrusted to the O’Connell Family Funeral Home of Hudson (715) 386-3725.