Arthur A. ‘Artie’ Krahn
July 13, 1936 — March 31, 2015
Arthur A. “Artie” Krahn passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday. March 31, 2015, at age 78 years.
Artie was the beloved husband of Marlene (nee Sorenson) for 59 years. He was the loving father of Lynn (the late Jim) Jones, and Matt (Michelle) Krahn; proud grandpa of Ryan (Beth), Dan, Jacob, and Joshua; and great-grandpa of Jace Jones. He is survived by a sister, Eileen (Donn) Klatt. He is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his best friend, Buster.
Artie loved being outdoors and was passionate about hunting and spending time at his place in Upper Michigan. He could often be found working in the yard and on his wood pile. He also proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy Reserves for eight years.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family will be appreciated.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, April 4, from 12:30 p.m. until the time of a service at 1:30 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1052 White Rock Ave., Waukesha.
Church and Chapel Funeral Home Waukesha is serving the family. To receive this obit, for directions or to leave an online condolence go to www.churchandchapel.com or phone 262-827-0659. To receive this obit on your smart phone text 1496171 to 414-301-6422.