Kathleen “Kathie” Brouillard, age 66, passed away due to acute respiratory failure on July 29, 2021 with her loving family by her side.
Kathie was born August 13, 1954 in Norwalk, Connecticut to the late Geraldine Sheridan and John Kuban. Kathie came to Wisconsin in 1987 with her late husband Robert Brouillard. After his passing, she went on to marry Joseph Brouillard in June 2000.
Kathie loved her grandchildren, or “Mimi”as they called her, and spending time with them. She especially had a special bond with her Granddaughter, Rylee. Kathie also loved her Kitty “Lucy” and will miss being with her daily.
Kathie is survived by and will be greatly missed by her 2 sons, Jarrett (Lynn) Ward and Justin (Shandel Huffman) both of Appleton; grandchildren, Maxwell Ward, Samuel Ward and Rylee Ward; brothers, Jeff (Kim) Kuban of Boston, Glenn Kuban of Neenah and Kenny Kuban; nieces and nephews, Jillian Wallace, Ashley Melito, Elizabeth Sheridan, Lindsey Kuban, Jeff Kuban Jr., Glenn Kuban Jr., Daniel Kuban Jr. and Zach Kuban; numerous other dear family and friends.
In addition to her parents and first husband, Kathie is preceded in death by her siblings, Daniel Sheridan, Phil Wallace and Dana Melito.
A Funeral Service will be held at 6 PM on Thursday, August 12, 2021 at Wichmann Funeral Home, 537 N. Superior St., Appleton, WI 54911. Family and friends may visit at the funeral home from 4 PM to the time of the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the the family.
“In my thoughts I’ve seen rings of smoke through the trees and the voices of those who stand looking and its whispered that soon if we all call the tune then the piper will lead us to reason and a new day will dawn for those that stand long and the forests will echo with laughter.”