Helen M. Kutschenreuter
April 14, 1918 — Oct. 21, 2015
Helen M. Kutschenreuter, a longtime Waukesha resident, was born to eternal life on Wednesday, October 21, 2015, at the age of 97. She was born in Genesee Depot on April 14, 1918, the daughter of Eloy and Josephine (nee Pickar) Pronold. On June 1, 1946, she married Arthur Kutschenreuter; he preceded her in death on July 12, 1981. Helen worked at the bakery for Sentry Foods for many years and enjoyed participating in the Sentry Retirees Luncheons. She was an avid Milwaukee Brewers and Green Bay Packers fan. Helen loved Denny’s and going out to lunch, and especially enjoyed treating people to lunch. She was a faithful charter member of St. William Catholic Church. Helen remained very sharp until the end and she will always be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend.
She will be sadly missed by her daughters, Jane (Daniel) Winter of Waukesha and Karen Kutschenreuter of Wauwatosa; her grandchildren, Christopher (Lara) Winter and Michael (Heidi) Winter; and her great-grandchildren, Logan, Brianna and Madelyn Winter. She is further survived by her brother, Robert “Bob” Pronold of Waukesha; her sister-in-law, Lucille Kutschenreuter of Pewaukee; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her brothers Paul “Jerry,” Richard and William Pronold and by her sisters Hazel Fleming and Elizabeth Pronold.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 29, from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the 11:30 a.m. funeral Mass at St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. Curt Frederick will preside. Private family burial will be held on Friday at Prairie Home Cemetery.
Memorials in Helen’s name are appreciated to Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Foundation, MS 3050, P.O. Box 1997, Milwaukee, WI 53201, or to HAWS, 701 Northview Road, Waukesha, WI 53188.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit our website at www.randledable.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.