Lloyd C. Koester

Dec. 17, 1924 - March 9, 2008

Lloyd C. Koester, 83, of the town of Ashippun and formerly of North Lake and Hartland areas, died Sunday, March 9, 2008, at Hartford Memorial Hospital. He was born Dec. 17, 1924, to Forrest Koester and Elsie Dorn.

Lloyd is survived by his wife, Inez (nee Rolefson); daughters, Kendra (John) Butler of Mobile, Ala., and Joy Koester of Hartford; grandchildren, Nicole and Jason Butler, and Devon Koester. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his son, Bruce, and his brother, Francis.

Lloyd married Inez on June 2, 1951, at St. Olaf Lutheran Church. He was a farmer in the Hartland/North Lake area and later was employed at Dresser Ind. in Waukesha. Lloyd was a member of St. Olaf Lutheran Church and Ashippun Forever Young Club.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the noon service on Saturday, March 15 at St. Olaf Lutheran Church, W653 Roosevelt Road in Toland, with the Rev. Matthew Lee officiating. Burial will be at St. Olaf Cemetery in Toland.

Memorials to St. Olaf’s building fund are appreciated.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit