Louis E. Arndt

July 10, 1921 - Feb. 10, 2012

Louis E. Arndt of Merton passed away Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, at his home at the age of 90. He was born in Milwaukee on July 10, 1921, to Louis and Lillian Arndt.

Louis was a farmer until 1961. He then worked at WCTC until his retirement in 1988.

He is sadly missed by his wife, Kathleen (nee Schmidt). They celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary in December.

He is survived by his daughter-in-law, Kris, and her husband, Michael Reilly; and grandchildren, Thom Louis Arndt of Sussex and Natalie Arndt of Milwaukee. He is also survived by Dorothy Jones and Dorothy Arndt.

He was preceded in death by his son, Thom; his brother, Fred Arndt; his sister, Florence Meyer; and his parents, Louis and Lillian.

Louis loved gardening, working in the yard and fishing. He was a longtime member of Galilee Lutheran Church, Pewaukee.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Wednesday, Feb. 15, at Yonke & Son Funeral Home, 205 Prospect Ave., Pewaukee. Private interment will be at Pinelawn Memorial Park, Milwaukee.

Memorials in Louis's name to Galilee Lutheran Church or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.

Yonke & Son Funeral Home, 691-1900, is serving the family.