Kuzara, Winnifred (Winnie) Beese of Minnetonka, MN went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on March 10, 2020. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family in Scottsdale, AZ of congestive heart failure. Preceded in death by her parents Mary (Walsh) and Patrick Murray, she is survived by her husband Tom, children Michael (Ana), Tricia, Ronald, John (Robyn), Eileen Keswani (Raj), and Jeff, 15 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Winnie Murray was born in Los Angeles June 25, 1935 but spent much of her childhood in Denver, CO. She loved spending summers with her mother at the beach in La Jolla, CA. She attended Immaculate Heart of Mary High School in Hollywood. She then attended Colorado Women's College in Denver where she met her future husband Tom Kuzara, who was attending Colorado School of Mines. After stops in New York City and Los Angeles they settled in Minnetonka where they raised all 6 of their children. She was a loving and devoted mother and loved attending all of her kid's activities. Winnie loved movies and musicals, but her faith was her greatest commitment in life. She built a great community of friends within the St. Therese Catholic Church commun-ity as well as in Scottsdale at Our Lady of Perpetual Help parish. Her cheerful smile, joyful personality, and gentle demeaner will be missed by her family and friends. Services are planned for June 25.
Winnifred 'Winnie' (Beese) Kuzara
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