Kenneth H. Karstedt, 85
Oct. 29, 1929 -- Jan. 22, 2015


Kenneth H. Karstedt passed away after a lengthy illness this past Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, at age 85 in Bonita Springs, Florida. He loved to golf.

He was born Oct. 29, 1929. He was married for 65 years to Virginia (Neubert) Karstedt. And he loved to golf.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Louise Karstedt, his older brother Jerry and his second daughter, Patricia. Ken is survived by his brother Don and his sisters, Dorothy and Neoma. And he loved to golf.

Ken and Ginny had 11 children together: Kathleen (David) Aragon, Patricia Karstedt, Kristine (Paul) Hauser, Kenneth Karstedt Jr. (Vicki Pauly), Kevin (Katherine) Karstedt, Karen (Chuck) O’Meara, Kip (Natalie) Karstedt, Mary (Tim) Galante, Louise (Tim) Kissel, Mark (Marta) Karstedt and Meg Michaelson. And he loved to golf. He had 30 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. Ken liked to hunt with his sons and grandsons. And he loved to golf.

Visitation will be Friday, Jan. 30, from 2:30-5:30 p.m., at St. Frances Cabrini Church, West Bend. Service will be at 5:30 p.m. The Myrhum-Patten Funeral Home in West Bend is assisting the family. 262-334-2776.

Memorial contributions may be made in his name to St. Frances Cabrini Church or the Evans Scholarship at the West Bend Country Club. Ken loved to golf. He loved to golf.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.myrhum-patten.com.