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Elizabeth L. Schlosser,  85, died Saturday at Crossroads Care Center, Kenosha. She was born in Evanston, IL, December 9, 1933, daughter of the late Raymond and Gertrude (Nee: Richards) Rau.

On November 16, 1957, Elizabeth married Rudolph O. Schlosser Jr. Elizabeth was employed for many years as a Registered Nurse. She was actively involved with the Boy Scouts where she served as District Chairman in 1983 and was awarded the Boy Scout Silver Beaver Award. She enjoyed reading. More than anything, she will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, and GranE. who cherished her family.

Survivors include her loving husband of sixty-one years, Rudolph; her children, Kurt (Maureen) Schlosser of Pleasant Prairie, WI, Peter (Karen) Schlosser of Bristol, WI, Rudolph (Stephanie) Schlosser III of Glenview, IL, James (Tracy) Schlosser of Sarasota, FL, Sara (Richard) Hartian of Yorktown, VA; 10 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild; siblings, Katherine (George) Bell of Bristol, VA, William (Barbara) Rau of Bloomington, IL; sister-in-law, Kit Rau of Woodland, TX; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents, Elizabeth was also preceded in death by her twin sister, Sara (Bunny” (Marvin) Pitluck and her brother Raymond Rau.

Visitation will be held at Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home on Friday from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. with a service to follow at 6 p.m. Private interment will be held at the Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery.