A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Holy Family Catholic Church in Brillion, with the Rev. Timothy Brandt officiating.
Visitation will be at the church from 9 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. Saturday.
Weiting Funeral Home in Brillion assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.wieting-funeralhome.com.
Mrs. Lorenzi was born July 15, 1932, in the town of Carson, a daughter of the late Nicolas and Clara (Lang) Glaza. She graduated from St. Joseph’s Academy High School in Stevens Point with the class of 1950.
She attended the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) for computer programming to assist her with her work on the NASA Apollo Moon Project.
She was married to David E. Lorenzi on July 5, 1958, at St. Philip Catholic Church in Rudolph.
She worked for General Motors at Delco Electronics for 32 years as a product inspector in the quality control department, responsible for the quality of the electronic circuit boards that comprised the components of the computers used in the spacecraft that went to the moon in the Apollo Space Program. She received special recognition for her contribution toward the success of the missions. She was also involved in the other company projects related to quality control.
After her retirement in 1980 from Delco, she attended Milwaukee Area Technical College, majoring in floral design. She was then employed at Alan Preuss Florist in Brookfield as a floral designer, retiring after 18 years.
Survivors include her husband, Brillion; her siblings, Richard (Mary Lou) Glaza, Rudolph, Marie (Jerry) Joosten, Paul (Carol) Glaza and Nicholas (Patricia) Glaza, all of Wisconsin Rapids, Bernadine (Leigh) Sickinger, Springfield, Ill., Andrew (Mary) Glaza, Reedsville, Darlene (Edward) Sayre, Mineral Point, and Theresia (Chris) Groshek, Pittsville; and one sister-in-law, Clara Lorenzi.
She was also preceded in death by one sister, Dorothy Hartney.