Arline A. (Hupfauf) KastenJanuary 26, 1925 ~ December 15, 2017 (age 92)
Arline A. Kasten, nee Hupfauf, age 92, went to her heavenly home on Friday, December 15, 2017. She was born January 26, 1925, in Milwaukee to the late Henry W. and Olive (Probst) Hupfauf. On June 18, 1948, Arline married Leonard “Boyce” Kasten at St. John’s Lutheran Church in the Town of Woodville, and together they raised nine children.
Arline and Boyce farmed for many years near Sherwood. She loved gardening and was especially proud of her asparagus patch. Arline was also an avid Brewers fan and enjoyed family outings to the games. She was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Kaukauna.
Arline is survived by her children, Rita Walters, TX; Len (Faye) Kasten, Germantown; Carol (Joe) Schug, Kent, WA; Dick (Jane) Kasten, Janesville; Kathy (Wes) Hedrich, Brillion; Bob (Marianne) Kasten, Appleton; Paul Kasten, Fond du Lac; Tim (Becky) Kasten, Kaukauna; and Amy (Tony) Thiel, Stockbridge; 15 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her sisters Alice Lindberg, Kimberly, and Sister Paulette Hupfauf, Green Bay, as well as her sister-in-law, Debbie Hupfauf, Appleton.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard; brothers Donald and Henry Hupfauf; sisters Laverne Mader Van Rossum and Betty Jansen; brothers-in-law Arlon Mader, Louis Van Rossum, Archie Jansen and Thomas Lindberg.
Funeral service for Arline will be held at 12 noon on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at Bethany Lutheran Church, Kaukauna with Pastor Levi Willms officiating. Visitation will be held at the church from 10:00 am until the time of service. Burial in Riverside Cemetery, Appleton. Boettcher Family Funeral Home (920) 766-2099 www.boettcherfamilyfuneral.com
In lieu of flowers, donations to Bethany Lutheran Church, Kaukauna, are appreciated.
The family would like to thank the staff of Appleton Retirement Community and Heartland Hospice for all the love and compassion they gave to Arline.