Gloria A. Kaz
Feb. 26, 1929 — Aug. 4, 2017
Gloria A. Kaz of Waukesha passed away peacefully Friday, August 4, 2017, at AngelsGrace Hospice at the age of 88. She was born in Chicago, Ill., on February 26, 1929, the daughter of Vincent and Helen (nee Schweitzer) Rheynard.
She was a graduate of Rosary College, earning a double major in chemistry and theology. On July 26, 1952, she married her beloved husband, Norman, in Chicago. She was a longtime member of St. William Catholic Church. Gloria enjoyed macramé, sewing and in recent years genealogy. Above all, her pride and joy was caring for her family and she will always be remembered as a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and dear friend.
She will be deeply missed by her beloved husband of 65 years, Norman of Waukesha, and their loving children, Steven (Denise) Kaz of Englewood, Ohio, Peter (Laurie) Kaz of Medway, Ohio, Anne (Charles) Wise of Menomonee Falls, Richard Kaz of Waukesha and Charles (Tanisorn) Kaz of San Francisco. She was the cherished grandmother of Rebecca Kaz, James Kaz, Erin Kaz, Katie (James) Van Oss, Stephanie Barnow, Christopher (Itzel) Wise and Heather (Sam) Lux and great-grandmother of Samuel, Benjamin, Elanore and Lilly Van Oss. She is further survived by her sisters- in-law Helen Kaz and Lois Kaz, along with other relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her infant son David.
Visitation will be held on Monday, August 14, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186. The funeral Mass will take place on Tuesday, August 15, at 11 a.m. at St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188. Father Jose Nieto will preside. (Please meet at the church on Tuesday). Private interment will be at St. Joseph Cemetery in River Grove, Ill.
Memorials in Gloria’s name are appreciated to St. William Catholic Church or AngelsGrace Hospice, N74-W35908 Servants’ Way, Oconomowoc, WI 53066.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-5474035 or visit our website at www.randledable.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.