Lois Galarneau of Waukesha died on Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at the age of 83 years.
She was united in marriage in Marinette on May 13, 1950, to Robert G. “Bob” Galarneau. Lois was a charter member of St. William Catholic Church. She enjoyed taking spontaneous road trips with her husband and spending time with her family. Lois was an avid reader and genealogy researcher; she enjoyed jigsaw puzzles and had a great sense of humor. Family always came first to Lois.
Lois will be sadly missed by her children, Sharon (Jon) Wieser of Waukesha, John Galarneau of East Grand Forks, Minn., Stephen (Diane) Galarneau of Oregon, Wis., and David (Yvonne) Galarneau of Portage, Mich.; 10 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and siblings Beverly (the late Donald) Boerschinger, Clifford “Eugene” (the late Joan) Belonga and half-sister Brenda (Mike) Massio.
Lois was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bob; and siblings Carol (Bob) Brukardt and Robert Joseph Belonga.
The visitation for Lois will be from 9:00 AM until the time of the 10:00 AM memorial service on Saturday, April 18, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. Inurnment will follow at Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Waukesha.
Memorials may be directed to the American Diabetes Association, 2323 N. Mayfair Road, Suite 502, Wauwatosa, WI 53226, or the American Cancer Society, N19-W24350 Riverwood Drive, Waukesha, WI 53188.
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 262-542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary, or to leave a condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.