Lois Helen Kilawee, age 86, of Rhinelander, died May 7, 2016, at her home, with her family at her side. She was born on August 18, 1929 in Appleton to Bernard and Cecelia (Faust) Lamers. She attended schools in the Appleton area graduating from the Kaukauna High School in 1947. Lois was employed for a good share of her working career as a legal secretary/office manager for a law firm and then later for the school district.
Lois loved to play the piano and could often be seen entertaining at the local supper clubs. In her later days she loved to spend her time golfing and winters in Florida with her companion of 29 years, Harold Bozile. Special thanks to the Bozile family for all they have done for Lois through the years.
Lois is survived by her daughter Rebecca Kilawee of Sedona, Ariz.; her sons, Bernard of Sheboygan, Timothy (Kathleen) of Rhinelander, Kevin (Candace) of Omaha, Neb. and Patrick (Anna) of Hugo, Minn.; her ten grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other family and many friends. She was preceded in death by her husband Martin on June 2, 1986, four sisters and two brothers.
At Lois’ request private family services will be held. You may leave your private condolences for the Kilawee family atwww.carslonfh.com. The Carlson Funeral Home (715-369-1414) is handling the arrangements for the Kilawee family.