Zangaro, Denise “DeeDee” Patricia (nee Hausler), 57, of Saint Louis, passed away on Sunday, the 10th of June 2018 in O’Fallon.

Visitation will be at 2:00pm to 7:00pm on Monday, June 18th, at Kutis Funeral Home located at 10151 Gravois Road, St. Louis, MO 63123.

Funeral services will be held at 7:00pm, immediately following visitation, with Minister Rudy Hlavaty, officiating.

Denise was born in Saint Louis to Dennis Hausler Sr. and Mildred “Pat” Diemert on April 12th, 1961.  She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin, and friend.  Her passions in life were her children and grandchildren.  She loved recently traveling to New York to see her daughter Jamie, son-in-law Joshua, grandson Noah, and cousin Pattie Fine Proehl.  She was looking forward to being a volunteer at the local animal shelter, spending the Summer with Tyler, Noah, and Emmarose at the pool, becoming a grandmother again in December, and some day traveling to Paris.

Denise is preceded in death by her parents Dennis Hausler Sr., Step-father Cletus Diemert, Mildred “Pat” Diemert, and her sister Glenda Hausler.

Denise is survived by her children: Martin Robert Zangaro Jr. and wife Monica Noel Zangaro, Brett Michael Biaggio Zangaro, Jamie Leigh Lake Cook and husband Joshua Woloschuk, and James Franklin Cook III. Her siblings: Sharon Shelton, Barbara Love and husband Jim Love, Dennis Hausler, and Brian Hausler Sr.  Her grandchildren: Anthony James Zangaro, Tyler Matthew Zangaro, Emmarose Mae Zangaro, and Noah Oliver Cook. Her best friend: Vickie Ellrich and husband Don Ellrich.  And her many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to her son Martin Zangaro Jr. at 10 Scarlet Court, Saint Charles, MO 63304.

The family of Denise Patricia Zangaro wishes to thank everyone for their continued support through this tough time.