Esther H. Kaul

Esther H. Kaul (nee Buelter) of Woodland passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2007 at the Aurora Medical Center in Hartford. She was 71 years old.

Esther was born to William and Hilda (nee Bornfleth) Buelter on Oct. 7, 1935 in Hustisford. She married Leroy Kaul on Jan. 17, 1953, in Clyman. Esther loved to travel and she loved being with her children and grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She is survived by her special friend, Horst Gerth; her children, Debra (Bill) Christian of Pelican Lake, Dennis (Debbie) Kaul of Woodland, Sherry (Chuck) Hermann of Hustisford, Thomas (Mary) Kaul of Rubicon, Pam (Jerry) Kuehl of Pelican Lake, Lori (Larry) Zirbel of Iron Ridge, Lisa (Mark) Neu of Neosho and David Gerth of Arizona.; her grandchildren, Kim (Eric) Werth, Kevin, Lee, Brad, Heidi Kaul, Tim (Amy), Joe, Jenna Hermann, Sarah, Kyle, Marissa Kaul and Mitchell Neu; two great-grandchildren; Taylor and Garrett Hermann; a brother, Edward (Linda) Buelter of Michigan; and a sister, Elaine (Royce) Cox of Juneau. Esther is further survived by brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her husband, Leroy; a son-in-law, Frank Dankemeyer; and her parents.

The funeral service for Esther was Monday, May 14, 2007 at Shimon Funeral Home in Hartford with Rev. John Bonow officiating. Family greeted relatives and friends on Monday at the funeral home prior to the service. Interment was at St. John Cemetery, Woodland on Tuesday, May 15, 2007.

Shimon Funeral Home assisted the family.