Barbara L. Hottenstein, 65

Barbara L. Hottenstein, 65, of Beaver Dam and formerly of West Bend passed away on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 at her home.

A memorial gathering will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 4, 2013 at the Koepsell Funeral Home, N7199 N. Crystal Lake Road, Beaver Dam, with a memorial service beginning at 1 p.m.

Barbara Louise was born the daughter of Philip A. and Louise (Puccinelli) Pagac on March 29, 1947 in Milwaukee. She was married to Chester Hottenstein on March 9, 1966 in Milwaukee.

Barbara was a warm and caring person. She was a loving wife and mother. She dedicated her life to her family and the most important thing to her was spending time with those she loved. She will be deeply missed.

Barbara is survived by her husband, Chester of Beaver Dam; her children: Robert (Jayne) Hottenstein of West Bend, James (Pamela) Hottenstein of Beloit, Jennifer Hottenstein of Beaver Dam, Linda Hottenstein of Beaver Dam and Jeffery (Angela) Hottenstein of Beaver Dam; her brother, Philip Pagac of Las Vegas; 10 grandchildren; and further survived by other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Richard.

Memorials may be directed to the American Diabetes Association, 375 Bishops Way, Suite 220, Brookfield, WI 53005; (414) 778-5500.

Koepsell Funeral and Cremation Services, N7199 N. Crystal Lake Road, Beaver Dam is serving the family.

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