403 Forbidden


nginx
Alice Dwyer

Alice Mae Dwyer (Klossowski)

Thursday, October 10th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Alice Dwyer, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Alice Dwyer with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Alice Mae (nee Klossowski) Dwyer, age 91, of Waukau WI, was taken into the loving arms of our Lord on October 10, 2019. She was born September 21, 1928, the fifth child of Roman and Mildred (nee Hall) Klossowski.

She married the love of her life, Edward A. Dwyer, on December 21, 1963. They were blessed with 28 years of marriage until his death in 1991.

Alice worked for 13 years at Allen Bradley in Milwaukee, where she and Ed met, before retiring. She and Ed then made their home in Arbor Vitae (Woodruff) for 21 years. Together they cut wood, fished, and did a lot of canning, always working side by side.

After Ed’s death, Alice moved to Waukau to be near her sister Olive “Ollie” Hoeft.

Alice and Ollie made numerous afghans for family and friends and loved to knit booties for newborns, donating them to the area hospitals. Alice also made the best potholders you could ever want. She was always fun-loving and quick-witted.

She was a faithful member of St. Mary’s Church of Omro for the past 24 years and absolutely loved Sister Pam. She had also been the sexton of the Waukau Cemetery for 17 years.

Alice is survived by her nephews, Eric (Patty) Klossowski, Jay (Pam) Klossowski of Oconomowoc, and Dave (Mary Ann) Cresca of Palmyra; nieces, Shirley Karas of Colorado, Jan (Jerry) Casey of Franklin, Kathy (Dan) Casey of Greendale and numerous great nieces and nephews. She will be greatly missed by her “daughter,” Connie (Tom) Schuster of Omro and Alice’s special friend, Jim Schoonover.

Alice was preceeded in death by two very special nephews, John Karas and Jerry Casey, her husband Ed, her parents, and her siblings, Wally and Gordon Klossowski, Olive Hoeft, and Vivian Kresca.

As per her wishes there will be a celebration of life at St. Mary’s Church in Omro with Sister Pam and Father Tom officiating on Saturday, October 19, 2019. Visitation will be from 9:00 am to 11:00 am with service beginning at 11:00 am. Alice will be buried at Waukau Cemetery after services are held.

Alice would like to thank all her friends and family, especially Connie Schuster, who’s always been like a daughter, Gwen Jessen, whom always took her to church every week, and Sister Pam, for always being a great friend.

She would also like to thank her neighbors, Jeff and Jill Schoonover, Peg, Eric and Jodi Wrage and family, for taking care of “Fang,” her cat, Jim Wesner for always being her handy man, and Vicki Behm, whom always helped whenever Alice needed anything.

We would like to thank all the loving, caring and amazing staff at Country Villa in Omro for all the great care Alice received while she was there. We could not have found a better place to make her so happy. She said she brought life into the place and all the staff called her room “the party room.” They also nicknamed her “Sassy Pants.” We would like to thank Generations Hospice, whom we couldn’t have done without. What a great group of amazing people.

Thank you to everyone who took the time to visit with Alice, she loved you all!
Read Less

To send flowers in memory of Alice Mae Dwyer (Klossowski), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, October 19th, 2019 | 9:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, October 19th, 2019 9:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    St. Mary Catholic Church, Omro WI
    Address
    730 Madison Ave
    Omro, Wisconsin 54963
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, October 19th, 2019 | 11:00pm
    When
    Saturday, October 19th, 2019 11:00pm
    Location
    St. Mary Catholic Church, Omro WI
    Address
    730 Madison Ave
    Omro, Wisconsin 54963
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Saturday, October 19th, 2019 | 12:00pm
    When
    Saturday, October 19th, 2019 12:00pm
    Location
    Waukau Cemetery
    Address
    Address Not Available
    Waukau, WI
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Alice here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Alice Mae Dwyer (Klossowski) by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album