Constance C. Weiss, 92
March 6, 1924 -- August 17, 2016
Constance “Connie” C. Weiss (nee Held), 92, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016, at Serenity Villa in Slinger. She was born March 6, 1924, to the late Herbert and Elizabeth (nee Polster) Held in the town of Addison. She attended St. Peter and Paul School in Nenno. Sometime after graduation she went into work doing housekeeping. Later on she worked at the West Bend Aluminum Factory. She married Rinald L. Weiss on Jan. 6, 1944, at St. Mary’s Holy Hill. In September 1966 she started working at Gateway Nursing Home in Hartford until 1986 when she retired. Rinald and Connie played cards and did a lot of traveling, which they enjoyed a lot, and went dancing at the Eagles Ballroom in Milwaukee and Willow-Brook Ballroom in Illinois. Connie was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church and St. Lawrence Women’s Society.
Connie is survived by her sister, Marilyn Cleary; sisters-in-law, Delores Weiss and Louise Held; and nieces, nephews, other relatives friends.
She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Rinald, and their son William Weiss; her parents; brother, Ralph Held; stepbrother, Gerald (Betty) Schickert; brothers-in-law, Robert Cleary, Lawrence Weiss and Joseph (Verena) Weiss; sisters-in-law, Mary (Lee) Klein and Norma (Frank) Hetzel; infant brother-in-law, Peter, and sister-in-law Valeria Weiss; and loving parents-in-law, Peter and Dora Weiss.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church (4886 Highway 175, Hartford, WI 53027) with the Rev. Erich Weiss presiding. Visitation will be Saturday, Aug. 20, at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass. Interment will follow Mass at St. Lawrence Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to Mass Intensions or St. Lawrence Parish.
A special thank you to the staff of Serenity Villa for all their loving care.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.