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Rita Marie (Blazei) Pribyl

April 11, 1936 — November 30, 2022

Rita Marie Pribyl of Waukesha, Wisconsin entered into eternal life on November 30, 2022 at the
age of 86.

Rita was born on April 11, 1936 in Stangelville, WI to the late Joseph and Frances (Janowski) Blazei. Rita graduated from Kewaunee High School with the Class of 1953. After marrying Donald Pribyl, she moved from WI, to IL, to MI, and settled down in Indianapolis, IN. Here she worked for many years in the Leasing Department of Simon Property Group leasing shopping malls throughout the United States including Mall of America in Bloomington, MN. After retirement, Rita moved to Waukesha, WI to be near her son and his children. Here she thoroughly enjoyed her yard and flower gardens and feeding the squirrels and birds. She loved to travel and to entertain her family and many of her neighbors and friends. She is preceded in death by her brothers Joseph Blazei of Kewaunee and Raymond Blazei of Stangelville.

Survivors include her children Gale and (Troy) Capling of Fowler, MI. Renita Pribyl of Bellingham, WA. Daren Pribyl of Waukesha, WI. She had 6 grandchildren. Justin Pribyl of Bellingham, WA., Kelly King of Ferndale, MI. Devin Pribyl of Richmond, VA. Madison Pribyl of Pewaukee, WI. Connor Pribyl of Menomonee Falls, WI. Logan Pribyl of Pewaukee, WI.

Buchanan Funeral Home in Kewaunee is handling the funeral arrangements.

Visitation will be from 10:00 to 11:00 am at St Lawrence Catholic Church in Stangelville, WI on Friday December 9, 2022. There will be a mass and Christian burial at 11:00am with Father Dennis Drury officiating. A lunch will be served afterwards in the basement of the church.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations on behalf of Rita for use at the St Lawrence Church.

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Friday, December 9, 2022

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

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St. Lawrence Church Stangelville

N2085 County Road AB
Denmark, WI 54208

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Mass of Christian Burial

Friday, December 9, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

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St Lawrence Catholic Church (Stangelville, WI)

N2085 County Road AB
Denmark, WI 54208

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