Rosemary Niesz, (nee Biese), age 94, Kaukauna, passed away on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Peabody Manor. She was born on February 15, 1924 in Little Chute, the daughter of the late Peter and Katie (Ebben) Biese. On July 10, 1948 Rosemary married Michael Niesz; he preceded her in death on July 31, 1987.
Rosemary is survived by her daughters and sons-in law: Lynn (Dave) Conrad, Kaukauna, Kay (Phil) Kohne, Kaukauna, and Amy (Bill) Werner, Appleton; grandchildren: Melissa (Mike) Potter, Paige (Brian) Vanden Bloomer, Mike (Andrea) Kohne, Laura Kohne, Molly Werner and Hannah Werner; great grandchildren: Angela, Zach and Savannah Potter, Jackson Kohne and one baby on the way; brother-in-law, Joe Niesz, and many nieces and nephews.
Rosemary was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, an infant brother, her sister: Sylvia (Joe) Strick; brothers: Ed (Vi), Ben (Ev), Norbert (Sally), and Robert (Ann) Biese; her sister-in-law: Carmen Biese; and members of Mike’s family.
Funeral services will be held at 4:00 pm on Monday October 8, 2018 at St. Katharine Drexel Parish @ St. Mary Church, 119 W. 7th Street, Kaukauna, with Fr. Kyle Sladek officiating. Friends may call directly at the church from 2:00 pm until the time of services. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
The family would like to express sincere thanks to everyone at Peabody Manor where Rosemary had resided for the last four years. You made her feel at home and we will never forget what you have done for our family.
Boettcher Family Funeral Home is assisting the family, (920) 766-2099 www.boettcherfamilyfuneral.com