Carol Ann Kowalski , age 84 of Montello passed away Friday, October 15, 2021 at Theda Care Regional Medical Center in Appleton. Carol was born in Milwaukee to Henry and Lea (Keller) Zieger on November 26, 1936. She graduated from West Division High School in Milwaukee as a member of the class of 1955 and married Max Kowalski on June 7, 1958 at St. Thomas Catholic Church in Milwaukee. From that union, Carol and Max were blessed with four children.
Carol was employed at Masterlock before changing careers and going to work at Briggs and Stratton, she retired in 1992 after many years of faithful employment. In 1993, she and Max relocated to Montello. Carol was an avid cook and enjoyed playing bingo, bowling as well as crocheting. Spending time with her family was important to her; she will be remembered sense of humor, strong will and beliefs.
Carol is survived by her husband of 63 years, Max and four children: Michael (Sylvia) of Tucson, AZ, Patrick (Donna) of Marquette, Christine (Gary) Dargatz of Mayville and Juliann (Rick) Clark of Neshkoro as well as five grandchildren: Keith (Tanya), Karmen (Anthony), Leann (Matt), Kurt (Carissa) and Brittany and four step-grandchildren: Jason, Richard Jr., Nicole and Molly. She is also survived by great-grandchildren: Akalina, Aurora, Jack, brother-in-law, James Uerling, cousin, Dolores (Richard) Mueller and other extended family members.
Carol is preceded in death by her parents and sister, Judith Uerling.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
Crawford Funeral and Cremation Service of Montello and Oxford is honored to be serving the family. www.CrawfordFH.com