Edward J. Klawien

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Edward J.

  • Visitation
    • Monday, April 25th at ST. JOHN’S EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH, 4001 S. 68th St, Milwaukee, from 9am – 11am.
  • Funeral Service
    • Monday, April 25th at ST. JOHN’S EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH, 4001 S. 68th St, Milwaukee, at 11am.


Klawien, Edward J.,


Born into Eternal Life on Wednesday, April 20th, 2022 at the age of 72.  Devoted husband of Gwen (nee Huth).  Loving father of Daniel (Jessica) Klawien.  Proud Papa of Abigail Klawien.  Brother of Kay Zuberbier and Keith (Heidi) Klawien.  Preceded in death by his wife Donna (nee Ustruck), and siblings Karol Rzepkowski and Kenneth Klawien.  Also survived by other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held on Monday, April 25th, 2022 from 9am – 11am at ST. JOHN’S EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH, 4001 S. 68th St, with the funeral service to follow at 11am.  Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Ripon, WI.

Edward was a longtime member at St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church.  He graduated from Pulaski High in 1967 and was a proud veteran of the US Army. He was a Ford enthusiast and retired from the auto industry. Edward loved playing softball, was an avid bowler, and was known for his quick humor. In lieu of flowers, memorials to WELS Lutherans for Life appreciated.


  1. Keith & Heidi Klawien April 22, 2022 at 12:25 pm - Reply

    Rest in the arms of Jesus eternally in paradise our beloved brother. God’s peace unto all of Ed’s family, friends and acquaintances.

  2. Tom and Sheri Dodge April 22, 2022 at 5:54 pm - Reply

    Dan, Jessica and Abby we send our prayers and thoughts at this difficult time.

  3. Diane Richter April 23, 2022 at 6:36 am - Reply

    Ed was a man with the biggest heart and witty.& Courageous.
    God has opened the gates and greeted Eddie with opened arms.
    Prayers and Hugs for Gwen, Danny,Jessica,Abby
    May God give you the strength through theses sad days.

  4. Elaine Klawien Alane April 23, 2022 at 9:47 am - Reply


    Rest in Peace cousin. My father, Edwin C. Klawien, often shared many fond memories of you and your family. Comfort and strength to your family.

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