Arlene J. Carstens

Arlene J. Carstens (nee Prahl), 72, of Kewaskum went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Dec. 17, 2006, at her residence.

She was born on June 27, 1934 in Milwaukee to the late Otto and Anna Prahl (nee Strauss). Arlene was a member of St. Andrew Garden Club, and Allenton and St. Andrew Quilting Clubs.

She is survived by her loving husband, Lee Carstens; two sons, Ross (Lu) Carstens of McHenry, Ill. and Gregg Carstens of McHenry, Ill.; and three granddaughters, Emily, Miranda, and Leigh Carstens. She is further survived by many other relatives and dear friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents.

A funeral service to honor the life of Arlene will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 20, at 5 p.m. at Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend (1420 W Paradise Drive, West Bend, WI 53095) with Rev. Robert Korytkowski officiating. Private interment will take place at Wis-consin Memorial Park. Visitation with family and friends will be on Wednesday, Dec. 20, from 2 p.m. until the time of the Funeral Service at 5 p.m., at the funeral home.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family (262) 338-2050, www.phillipfuneralhome.com.