Stephen Matthew Foltz passed away suddenly on Thursday, November 19, 2015. He was born on October 28, 1956 in Stevens Point, Wisconsin to the late Benjamin and Burga (Zimmermann) Foltz.
He graduated from Appleton East High School and attended classes as Fox Valley Technical College. He lived for some years a Lakeview Manor in Weyauwega, then moved to Wautoma where he resided at LEF residence. He worked at Waushara Industries and more recently at Mini Meals in Poysippi, Wisconsin. Steve was blessed to have caring support of staff at LEF and at his places of work. He enjoyed and was active many years in the Special Olympics, participating in basketball, bowling, and track and field.
Steve is survived by his loving mother, Burga Foltz; his brother: Greg; and uncles, aunts and cousins. He will be missed by his many friends and family members and by his special friends Judy Grist and Bob Sands. He was preceded in death by his father: Benjamin Foltz; as well as his maternal and paternal grandparents: Franz and Walli Zimmerman, and Ben and Gertrude Foltz.
The Funeral Liturgy for Steve will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 24, 2015, at ST. BERNADETTE CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2331 East Lourdes Dr. Appleton, with Father Brian Wideman officiating. A time of visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wichmannfargo.com.
Special thanks to Roxie Pompa and her family for including Steve in their lives and activities and for their friendship.
Steve touched many lives and leaves many memories.