Lois Ann Kluza, 76, of Buffalo Gap, Texas passed away at her home, surrounded by her loved ones, on Monday, September 20, 2021.
Lois was born October 22, 1944, in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin to Charles and Veronica Steffes. She married Kenneth Kluza on February 29, 1964 and raised six children in a fun, loud, loving home. She always had pride in her work and spent many years helping the residents at the Lutheran Home. Lois loved her dogs, enjoyed travelling after retirement, gardening, search-a-word puzzles, decorating for all holidays and, of course, “Days of our Lives.”
Lois will be greatly missed by all that knew her and is survived by her husband of 57 years, Ken; children: Veronica (Pat) Wuest, Mary (Jim) Breister, Lois (Mark) Schessow, Kenneth (Mandi) Jr.,Charles (Debbie), Ann (Gary) Shepherd, 20 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren. And is further survived by Aunt Millie O’Neil, sisters Jeanne Van Derra, Eloise (Erhart) Wowerat, Ann Berg, brothers Louis Steffes, Jerome (Beth) Steffes and Joseph (Tina) Steffes.
Waiting for her with open arms are her parents, in-laws Frank and Mary Kluza, granddaughter Kelsey Kluza, sisters Judith Beattie, Edith Trepanier, brother Edward Steffes, brothers in-laws and and many four legged friends.
The family first began in the funeral business in 1933. The Hamil's legacy, beginning with the Elliott's to John and Jo Ann Hamil and now continuing with Robert and Karla Hamil, is to serve families in their time of need.