July 15, 1932 - July 15, 2013
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|Angeline Clara Lorenzi, age 81, of Hales Corners, passed away on her birthday, Monday, July 15, 2013 at West Haven in Brillion, WI.
Angeline was born July 15, 1932 in the township of Carson, daughter of the late Nicolas and Clara (Lang) Glaza. She was a graduate of St. Joseph's High School Academy in Stevens Point, class of 1950. She attended the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) for computer programming to assist with her work on the NASA Apollo Moon Project. On July 5, 1958, Angeline married David E. Lorenzi at St. Philips Catholic Church in Rudolph, WI. She worked for General Motors (GM) at Delco Electronics for 32 years as a Product Inspector in the quality control department. She was responsible for the quality of the electronic circuit boards that comprised the components of the computers used in the spacecrafts that went to the moon in the Apollo Space Program. She received special recognition for her contribution toward the success of the missions. She was also involved in the other company projects related to quality control. After her retirement in 1980 from Delco, she attended Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC), majoring in floral design. She was then employed at Alan Preuss Florist in Brookfield as a floral designer, retiring after 18 years.
Survivors include her husband of 55 years: David of Hales Corners, WI; her siblings: Richard (Mary Lou) Glaza of Rudolph, WI; Marie (Jerry) Joosten, Paul (Carol) Glaza, Nicholas (Patricia) Glaza, all of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; Bernadine (Leigh) Sickinger of Springfield, IL; Andrew (Mary) Glaza of Reedsville, WI; Darlene (Edward) Sayre of Mineral Point, WI; and Theresia (Chris) Groshek of Pittsville, WI ; one sister-in-law: Clara Lorenzi of San Francisco, CA; and many nieces and nephews, great nieces and great nephews, relatives, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her father in-law and mother in-law: Enrico and Cunegunda Lorenzi, one sister: Dorothy Hartney, one brother-in-law: John P. Hartney, and one nephew: Rick Glaza.
Friends may call at Holy Family Catholic Parish in Brillion on Saturday morning, July 20, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m followed by the Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial will be Father Timothy Brandt.
Online condolences may be made at www.wieting-funeralhome.com