Marie Kolz, of Antigo, died Friday, April 30, 2021, at The Bay at Eastview Medical and Rehabilitation Center. She was 92 years old. She was born on January 24, 1929, in the town of Polar a daughter of Frank and Frances (Kohler) Muench. She married Robert Kolz on August 14, 1948, at St. Rose Catholic Church in Milwaukee. He preceded her in death on August 8, 2011.
She was a graduate of Antigo High School with the class of 1947.
Marie was a waitress at Farmers Home and Bird of Paradise in Antigo. She was also a sales clerk at Snyder Drugs.
She was a member of the Leland Tollefson Veterans of Foreign War Auxiliary Unit 2653, Antigo and the Senior Citizens Club.
She enjoyed trips to the casino and loved to play Zonk with friends. She was a proud grandmother who cherished time spent with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include two daughters, Renee Kolz and Cheryl (David) Elam; three sons, Rodney (Sharon) Kolz, Randy Kolz all of Antigo, Tom Kolz of Milwaukee; three grandchildren, Tiffany (Paul) Thomae of Antigo, Justin Elam of Merrill and Teddy Kolz of Antigo; three great-grandchildren, Logan and Colton Thomae and Addyson Elam; a brother, Aloysius (Shirley) Muench of Pelican Lake; and other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by four sisters, Bernadine Walker, Lorraine Mundt, Esther Bera and Clara Pesl; three brothers, Clarence Muench, Clayton Muench, and Frank Muench, Jr.
A funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at 11:30 a.m. at SS Mary & Hyacinth Catholic Church with Rev. Charles Hoffmann officiating. Entombment will take place in Queen of Peace Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Bradley Funeral Home
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Antigo, WI 54409
Antigo, Wisconsin 54409
I always loved visiting with Marie when she and my mom worked together at Snyder's. She always had a smile and kind thought to share. Praying for your family.
We will miss Marie at the Vietnam
Vet picnic. Always enjoyed seeing her every year. Our love and prayers to all of you.
Renee, sorry to learn of your Mom's passing. May she rest in peace. Our sympathy to the Kolz family at this sad time from Mary Brecklin's brother Patrick and sister-in-law Beverly
So very sorry for your loss know now she’s in a better place and having fun with all who have gone before her🙏Your in my prayers 🙏🙏🙏
Renne, Randy and family learning of Marie's passing brings sadness to our hearts. Remembering Marie as a fun loving jokester and great person and brings back memories of the fun times we had on all the motorcoach tours with us, Packer away games, Branson, Nashville and some one day trips. She will be missed. She is now resting peacefully in the arms of our Savior, Jesus Christ. God Bless! Ralph and Mary Schwartz Formerly from Polar, WI.