Edward G. Kloida

Dec. 8, 1918 ó June 21, 2015

Edward G. KloidaEdward G. Kloida, 96, of Oconomowoc/Watertown, passed away on June 21, 2015, at Aurora Medical Center of Oconomowoc. Edward was born on December 8, 1918, in Marinette to Edward and Anna (Sladky) Kloida. On August 4, 1941, Edward married Ruth Brewer of Mineral Point in Madison. Together they had a loving son, Gregg. His loving wife Ruth went to be with the Lord on June 20, 2011.

A year after Edward and Ruth were married, he faithfully served our country in World War II in the United States Army/Air Force as a technical sergeant until the warís end in 1945. Edward was an accountant for the IRS and retired as group manager in 1976. He was also a longtime member of St. Bernardís Church of Watertown. He was a member of VFW Post #1465. Edward will be remembered as a soft-spoken, thoughtful and kind man.

Edward is survived by his son, Gregg (Perkie) Kloida of Oconomowoc; grandchildren Scott (Tiffanie) Kloida of Brookfield, Troy (Terry) Letts of Watertown and Kimberly (Jon) Ehlke of North Port, Fla.; and great-grandchildren Braden and Tyler Kloida, Sam, Levi and Jeremiah Letts, and Alisha and Jessica Ehlke. Edward is also survived by his brother, William Kloida of Yakima, Wash., and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Ruth; and also five brothers.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Bernardís Catholic Church in Watertown at 11:00AM on Monday, June 29. Burial with military rights will be held in the parish cemetery immediately following the service.

Pederson-Nowatka Funeral Home, 920-261-2113, is caring for the family. To place an online condolence, please visit www.pn-fh.com.