Doris Laverne Pejza, 75, went to be with the Lord on Monday, November 4, 2013. She passed away peacefully at the home of her daughter, Carol McBroom, in Colorado Springs, Colo. Doris was born November 14, 1937 to Viola and Charles Mullard of Crivitz, Wis.
She married the love of her life, Louis Pejza, on June 7, 1958. The couple had six children. Doris will be remembered by all who knew her for the strength and courage with which she lived her life. Her husband Louis preceded her in death on December 9, 2005.
Doris is survived by six children: Diane Latiolais of Nashville, Tenn., Donna Miller of Huntsville, Ala., Michael Pejza of Orinda, Calif., Paula Alderman of Decatur, Ala., Janet D'Agostino of Canton, Ga. and Carol McBroom of Colorado Springs, Colo.; four brothers: Elmer Mullard of Wallace, Mich., Paul Mullard of Hurley, Wis., Alvin Mullard of Chicago, Ill., and Ronald Mullard of Huntzville, Ala.; four sisters: Carol Whitten of Roanoake, Ill., Shirley Smith and Joyce Cherry of Crivitz, Wis., and Karen Kesti of Porterfield, Wis.; and 13 grandchildren.
Visitation will be Sunday, November 10, 2013, from 12 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Berryhill Funeral Home in Huntsville, Ala. followed by a Chapel service at 2 p.m. with Rev. Kathryne Perkins officiating.
Burial will be in Huntsville Memory Gardens.