Dolores M. Gundrum, 83

Dolores M. Gundrum (nee Spaeth), 83, of the town of Addison died on Tuesday, July 13, 2010, at The Kathy Hospice.

She was born on April 11, 1927, in the town of Farmington to the late Sebastian and Clara (nee Schladweiler) Spaeth.

Following her marriage to Harold E. Gundrum on June 26, 1948, at St. Michaelís Catholic Church in St. Michaelís, the couple settled on the Gundrum Family Homestead in the town of Addison. Harold predeceased June 5, 1994.

In addition to being a fulltime wife and mother, Dolores enjoyed different crafting projects. Her knitting, crocheting and embroidery creations were often given away as gifts. She also spent many seasons tending to her vegetable garden.

Survivors include five children, Ralph (Chris) of Rubicon, Ronald (Cathy) of Hartford, Barb Breuer of West Bend, Diane (John) Breuer of Hartford and Ken of Hartford; 16 grandchildren, Ralph (Jennifer), Marcie (Tony) Staniak, Scott (Amy), Sue (Paul) Wolf, Rich, Carol, Linda (Charles) Edwards, Pam, Tim, Anne (Tom) Sharkey, Kelly Breuer, Lisa Breuer, Lori Breuer, Julie Breuer, Jenny Breuer and Mary Breuer; 15 great-grandchildren, Allison, Emma, Alex and Marquis Gundrum, Ryan, Drew and Christi Staniak, Jack, Sami and Will Gundrum, Emily, Teresa and Adam Wolf, Declan Gundrum and Aubrey Edwards; a sister, LaVerne (Alois) Doll of West Bend; a brother, Roger (Joyce) Spaeth of Kewaskum; a sister-in-law, Agnes Gundrum of Allenton; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by a son, Roger, and a sister, Evelyn Vogel.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, July 19, at 10 a.m. at Resurrection Catholic Church in Allenton with the Rev. Richard Stoffel presiding. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Visitation will be at the Schmidt Funeral Home on Sunday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. with a prayer vigil at 7:45 p.m. and also Monday at the church only from 9 a.m. until 9:45 a.m.

Masses or memorials to The Kathy Hospice are appreciated.

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