Kathleen M. Stoltz, 98
Feb. 24, 1916 -- Jan. 11, 2015

Kathleen M. Stoltz (nee Kullmann), 98, of West Bend, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, at the Cedar Lake Health and Rehabilitation Center in West Bend.

Kathleen was born on Feb. 24, 1916, in Milwaukee to the late Jacob and Viola (nee Schairer) Kullmann. She was a lifelong resident of West Bend and was united in marriage to the late Honorable Robert J. Stoltz on June 5, 1940, at Holy Angels Rectory in West Bend.

Kathleen loved her husband, her children and a good game of bridge with her friends. She will fondly be remembered for her strong will and independent thinking.

Kathleen is survived by her two children, James “Jim” (Carol) Stoltz of West Bend and Jane (John Idzikowski) Stoltz of St. Francis; two grandchildren, Robert “Spike” (Erica) Stoltz and Kyle (fiancÚ Alex Decker) Stoltz, both of West Bend; and great-grandchildren, Sophia, Reid and Josefine Stoltz, all of West Bend.

Kathleen was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and son John “Jack” Stoltz.

Private family services will be held in Washington County Memorial Park.

The family would like to express their sincere thanks and appreciation for the nursing staff at Country Side of Cedar Lake Health and Rehabilitation Center for the wonderful care that was given to their mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Myrhum-Patten Funeral & Cremation Service is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.myrhum-patten.com