William ‘Bud’ Kilpin

Jan. 9, 1938 – June 13, 2010

William "Bud" Kilpin of East Troy was born into eternal life Sunday, June 13, 2010, at the age of 72. He was the son of the late Cyril and Mary Kilpin.

He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Arlene. He was the loving dad of Patti (Curtis) Waechter; proud grandpa of Steven (Erin) Stehofsky, Shannon (Jerrod) Krupp, Tanya (Kurtis) Eggerer, Alysha Waechter, Kaylea Waechter and Amber Waechter; and greatgrandpa of Jordan Stehofsky, Dustin Krupp, Star Eggerer, Faith Eggerer and Dyllon Krupp. Bud is further survived by his sisters, Jean (Jim) Abbiehl and Dorothy (Richard) Shaver; other relatives; and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his son, Michael Kilpin; and his daughter, Lori Stehofsky.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the noon memorial service Saturday, June 19, at Schmidt & Bartelt-Van Valin Funeral Home, 315 Main St. (Highway ES), Mukwonago. Burial will be held at Oak Knoll Cemetery.

Schmidt & Bartelt-Van Valin Funeral and Cremation Services in Mukwonago is serving the family. For more information, call 363-7126 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt. com.