Arline C. Sudbrink, 87

Funeral services and visitation were held at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Grafton for longtime resident Arline C. Sudbrink who died on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at the age of 87. Interment was at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery. 

Memorials to St. Paul Lutheran Church are appreciated.

A special thank you to the staff at Cedar Gardens and Heartland Hospice for their loving care. For online condolences and to view her video tribute please visit

Arline was born in Grafton on Jan. 28, 1927, the daughter of Frederick and Anna (Nee Zietlow) Nierode. She was united in marriage to Elmer Sudbrink. They were blessed with two children.

Arline is the loving mother of Carolyn (Curt) Vosburg and Lloyd (Patti) Sudbrink; proud grandmother of Carrie (Chris) Kaebisch, Cayce (Matthew) Parker, Rebecca (Phil) Meyer, Kara (Dan) Steinike, Matthew (Janine) Sudbrink and Ashley (Ryan) Thierfelder; and great-grandmother of Daniel Sudbrink, Andrew and Sophia Steinike, Braden, Nathan and Katelyn Meyer, Claire and Callie Kaebisch, Adeline Thierfelder and Abigail Sudbrink. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Arline was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer; brother, Arthur; and sisters, Ruth and Verona.

Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory in Grafton is honored to assist the family.