Butch Kolosso, age 71 of Appleton, passed away on Friday, October 30, 2015 at Appleton Medical Center. He was born on July 25, 1944 in Appleton, to the late Daniel D., Sr. and Margaret (Boreson) Kolosso. Butch was an offset pressman for 20 years with a printing company. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Butch is survived by his loving daughters Sara (Greg Brockman) Wara and Colleen (Dan) Lekie; grandchildren Cullen Brockman and Sierra Lekie; step-grandson Ethan Brockman; sisters and brothers: Judy (Llew) Krause, Bette Handel (Jeff) Ogden, Richard (Carol) Kolosso, Diane (Doug) Verrier, Mark (Teri) Kolosso, Joe (Kelly) Kolosso, Mary Martin, and Ken (Marta) Kolosso; and former spouse and friend Mary Riley. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Butch was preceded in death by his parents, and his sister Nancy Zuleger.
The funeral liturgy for Butch will be held at 11:30 am on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at ST. PIUS X CATHOLIC CHURCH, 500 West Marquette Street in Appleton. Fr. Thomas J. Farrell will be officiating. Entombment will take place at Highland Memorial Park. The family will receive relatives and friends on Wednesday at the church from 10:30 am until the time of mass. Online condolences can be offered at www.wichmannfargo.com.
The family extends their heartfelt gratitude to the caring staff at Brewster Village, and the compassion given to Butch and his family by the staff at Appleton Medical Center in the ICU.
A father is a supporter, one who will always be at your side. A father is a comforter who will be there when you need to know that everything will be alright. Love, Sara