Louis J. ‘Louie’ Marten
Dec. 7, 1939 – Oct. 24, 2010
Louis J. "Louie" Marten of Wales
died Sunday, Oct. 24, 2010, at Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital at the age of
70. Louie was born Dec. 7, 1939, the son of Arnold and Mae (nee Post)
On June 10, 1961, he married the love of his life, Lou Eckelberg. Louie
worked as a machinist for Capital Engineering for more than 30 years. He
was a longtime member of the Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church in
Wales. Louie proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. His greatest joy
was spending time with his wife, daughters and granddaughters.
Louie will be deeply missed by his wife, Lou; daughters, Laurie Bartz
(Rueben Roe) of Oconomowoc and Lynn (Brent) Bartlett of Dousman;
granddaughters, Autumn and Emily; and sister, Lorraine Garner of Tomah. He
is further survived by other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Dorothy.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the noon funeral service
Wednesday, Oct. 27, at Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church, 470 N. Oak
Crest Drive, Wales, WI 53183. The Rev. Allen Behnke will be officiating.
Burial will be held at Salem Cemetery in Wales.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to Bethlehem Evangelical
Lutheran Church, 470 N. Oak Crest Drive, Wales, WI 53183.
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning
Services is serving the family. For further information, please call
542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence,