Alois Nicholas Mondloch
June 2, 1927 – Nov. 24, 2013
Alois N. Mondloch of Waukesha died Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, at home. Al was born June 2, 1927, in Port Washington, the son of Frank and Susan (Feider) Mondloch.
He graduated from Port Washington High School in 1945 and then proudly served in the U.S. Navy. Al received a degree in mechanical engineering from Marquette University in 1949. He married Donna (Bell) on April 22, 1950, at St.
Monica’s Catholic Church in Whitefish Bay. His first job took them to Iron Mountain, Mich., to work for Perfex Corp. from 1953 to 1957. Al moved back to Waukesha when he became the plant manager for RTE Corp. in Waukesha from 1957 to 1986, when he retired. He was a member of the Triangle fraternity (engineering) at Marquette and the Pi Tau Sigma – the honorary mechanical engineering fraternity. Al and Donna were longtime members of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. He was a former Cub Scout and Boy Scout leader and enjoyed golf, fishing, sailing, woodworking, stained glass, oil painting, lapidary and silver, building and masonry. Al will be deeply missed by his wife of 63 years, Donna; his children, Michael (Vicki M.D.) Mondloch of Waukesha, Thomas (Judy) Mondloch of Hingham, Maria Gonzales (Dan Rieck) of Waukesha, Jane (J.R.) Kraemer of Germantown, Rose (Pete) Lange of Waukesha; 18 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and his brother-in-law, Ed DePreter of Shorewood.
Also surviving are nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; infant daughter, Sally Jane Mondloch in 1960; and his sisters, Esther (Chuck) Kudija, Viola (Paul) Maierle, Rosemary (Rex) Rexhausen and Alice DePreter.
Visitation for Al will be held from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, Nov. 29, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha.
The Rev. Howard Haase will be officiating. Interment with full military honors will immediately follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Waukesha.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Al are appreciated to the Waukesha Catholic School System, 221 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186; or Catholic Memorial High School, 601 E. College Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186.
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For an online obituary or to leave a message of condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneral-Home.com, or call 542-6609.