Kathy S. Meissner, 47, Mosinee, died Friday August 15, 2014 at Mount View Care Center, Wausau, after a courageous battle with cancer. She had a wonderful heart and will be greatly missed.
She was born October 31, 1966 in Marshfield, WI to Viva Meissner and the late Arnold Meissner.
Kathy enjoyed her volunteer work with St. Monica's, St. John Lutheran Church vacation bible school, St. Paul's Preschool and Special Olympics.
Survivors include her mother, Viva Meissner, sister Donna Meissner, Woodland, CA, Eloise (Ronald) Crabb, Plainfield, IL, brother Gerry (Anne) Meissner, Gilbert, AZ, Daniel (Diane) Meissner, Appleton, WI, sister Mary (Brian) Georgetown, KY, brother Alan (Staci) Meissner, Franklin, WI and Lavern Meissner, Niles, IL, twelve nieces and nephews; Jeremy and Stephanie Brecht, Michelle (Paul) Eaker, Laura (Todd) Bialas, David and Jacob Murphy, Megan Meissner, Jessica, Alyssa and Wade Meissner, and Olivia and Nathan Meissner.
She was preceded in death by her sister Myra Brecht, brother-in-law Patrick Brecht and father, Arnold Meissner.
A funeral mass will be held at 11:00 am Thursday August 21, 2014 at St. Paul's Catholic Church, Mosinee. Rev. Donald Przybylski will officiate. Burial will be in the Gate of Heaven cemetery. Friends may call from 9:30 am until the time of the service Thursday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Kathy's name and memory to St. Paul School Program, 404 High St., Mosinee, WI 54455.
Beste Funeral Home, Mosinee, is in charge of arrangements.
Beste Funeral Home
611 3Rd St Mosinee, WI 54455
Published in the Wausau Daily Herald on Aug. 19, 2014