Jennifer L. Kahut, 34


Jennifer “Jen” L. Kahut (nee Garbade) was accepted by the angels into Heaven on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at the age of 34. Jen was born on Sept. 3, 1978, in Milwaukee to James Garbade and Jayne Hart. Jen loved spending time with her daughter, Ava, who was her pride and joy. She enjoyed flowers, especially gerbera daisies, being outdoors, and competitive roller skating. She was a fun-loving mother, daughter, granddaughter, sister and aunt. She will be dearly missed by all those who knew and loved her.

Jen is survived by her daughter Ava; parents James Garbade and Jayne Hart; sisters Jessica Garbade and Jodi (Casey) Liddicoat; nieces Jada and Isabella Garbade, Avery Liddicoat, and Maci Neuman; and nephews Geno Stewart, Keegan Liddicoat, and Brody Neuman. She is further survived by her “Papa” (grandpa) George (Natalie) Hart; in-laws Gail (John) Neuman; uncle Chuck Miller; cousins Christopher “C. Lee” and Paul Miller; and many other relatives and dear friends. Jen is preceded in death by her “Bubbie” (grandma) Esther Hart, great-aunt Phillippine DeCaluwe, auntie Lee (Albert) Miller, auntie Joanie Rubin, and uncle Bob Hart.

A memorial service for Jen will be at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at the Phillip Funeral Home, 1420 W. Paradise Drive in West Bend, with the Rev. James Hill presiding. Gathering will take place at the funeral home from 5-6:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013. Private inurnment will take place at Washington County Memorial Park at a later date. Memorials are appreciated to a fund established for Ava’s future.

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