Mary "Sis" A. Goltz, 91, of Waukon, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Good Samaritan Center in Waukon. Funeral services are Saturday, Aug. 2, at 11 a.m. at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Waukon. Burial is at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Waukon. Friends may call from 3-8 p.m. Friday at Martin Funeral Home in Waukon, where there is a 2:45 p.m. scripture service and a 5:30 p.m. VFW Auxiliary service. Honorary casket bearers are her 13 grandchildren: Michael and Jeremy Kolsrud, Matt, Benjamin, and Graham Goltz, Colin and John Berryman, Lisa VanderKolk, Gretchen Conway, Brandy Duncan, Mimi Stone, Hollie Kuepers, and Jessica Cummings. Casket bearers are her four sons and one son-in-law. Online condolences may be left at martinfunerals.com.
Mary "Sis" Adele Goltz was born Sept. 28, 1922, in Waukon, the daughter of Leonard Joseph and Hazel Elizabeth (Riley) Campbell. Sis was baptized and confirmed at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Waukon. She attended St. Patrick Catholic School through the tenth grade and graduated from Waukon High School in 1940. She married Dale Everett Goltz at St. Matthew Catholic Rectory in Cedar Rapids Nov. 14, 1942. They lived in Decorah, for a short time before moving to Waukon. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. Sis was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, VFW Auxiliary No. 4117, and the Carpenters' Union during WWII. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her daughter, Laurie, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and Sis’s many friends. Sis also enjoyed sending cards to family and friends, collecting Hummel figurines, cupid pictures and salt and pepper shakers. She was very devoted to daily prayer.
Survivors include her children: Maureen Berryman of San Antonio, Texas, Michael Dale Goltz of Mt. Horeb, Wis., Toni (Gary) Kolsrud of Waterville, Frank (Patty) Goltz of Waukon, Clark (Shelly) Goltz of Ossian, Thomas Goltz and Laurie Goltz both of Waukon; 13 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; a sister, Barbara Magner of Cedar Rapids; two brothers, Charles Daniel (Shari) Campbell of North Liberty, and Paul Campbell of Belton, Mo.; a sister-in-law, Maxine Campbell of Waukon; two brothers-in-law, Milton Mohwinkle of Topeka, Kan. and Tony Corneliuson of Hopkins, Minn.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband Dale who died Nov. 12, 2004; a son-in-law, Bev Berryman; six brothers: Michael, Pat, John (Bud), William, Thomas, and James Campbell and four sisters: Hazel Mae Burke, Kate Mohwinkle, Margaret Corneliuson, and Essie Campbell.