Doloris Mleziva

March 26, 1938
September 12, 2021

Doloris R. Mleziva, 83, of Green Bay, died on Sunday, September 12, 2021, at Aurora BayCare Medical Center.  She was born on March 26, 1938, to the late Anton and Bernice (Mincheski) Klarkowski.  On October 6, 1962, she married David Mleziva Sr. at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church.  He preceded her in death on August 27, 1995.  Doloris was retired and enjoyed polka music, watching her birds, baking cookies and pies to share with family and friends.

Doloris will be deeply missed by her children, Darlene, Denise, Donald, Dale, David Jr. and her daughter-in-law, Lisa Mleziva; nine grandchildren; three great grandchildren; sister, Eleanore Balza; brother-in-law, Herbert Craanen; sister-in-law, Fran (George) Stahl and many other relatives and friends; sisters-in-law, Fran (George) Stahl.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her son, Daniel Mleziva; brother, John Klarkowski; sisters, Lucille Craanen and Dorothy Wanek; and son-in-law, Dale VanVenRoy; and sister-in-law, Marion (Robert) Mleziva.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 16, 2021, at Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E Mason St., from 11:00 a.m. until the time of funeral service at 1:00 p.m. with Ann Froelich officiating. The family does ask that the public stay safe and wear a mask during services. Doloris will be entombed at Allouez Chapel Mausoleum. Online condolences may be expressed at

Doloris’ family extends a sincere word of thanks to the caring staff at Aurora BayCare Medical Center.

Mother, you will be deeply missed by your children.  Each one of us will miss your hugs, phone calls and especially your big heart and big smile.  You are missed deeply by family and friends.