11, 1924 — March 14, 2019
A. Kauper (nee Seibert), age 94 of West Bend (formerly Hartford),
passed away unexpectedly Thursday, March 14, 2019, at Cedar
Community Nursing Home. Virginia was born June 11, 1924 in Knowles,
to Caroline (nee Zwirlein) and George Seibert. She was united in
marriage to Arnold E. Kauper on June 5, 1943, at St. Kilian Catholic
Church in Hartford. Virginia enjoyed cooking, baking, especially
pumpkin pie, playing bingo, and doing embroidery. She had a very
strong faith and loved to be with family.
is survived by her loving children, James (Donna) Kauper of Allenton
and Richard (Carol Kozlawski) Kauper of Wauwatosa; dear
daughter-in-law, June (Scott Zellner) Kauper-Tetzlaff of Packwaukee;
cherished grandchildren, Christina (Gregory) Moratz, Steven (Jaime)
Kauper, Bill (Dawn) Kauper, Karen (Frank) Arriola, Sheila (Todd
Sullivan) Kauper, Nicole Kauper, and Quinton (Samantha) Kauper;
cherished great-grandchildren, Nicholas and Samantha Kauper, Mason
Kauper, Megan Grinwald, Frank and Dillon Arriola, Gavin and Lacey
Sullivan, Harley Radermacher, and Parker Kauper; and dear sister,
Bernice Schmidt. She is further survived by loved nieces, nephews,
other relatives and friends.
was preceded in death by her parents; parents-inlaw, Frank and
Catherine Kauper; her beloved husband, Arnold; dear son Robert;
cherished granddaughter Amy; dear sisters, Wynelda (Roland) Pieper
and Lorinda (Vilas) Walters; dear brothers, Lester (May) Seibert,
Clarence (Audrey) and (Angelina) Seibert, and Arnold (Patricia)
Seibert; dear siblings-in-law, Orlinda (Alois) Beine, John (Ann)
Kauper, Herbert (Anna) and (Dora) Kauper, Norman (Shirley) Kauper,
and Arnold Schmidt.
Mass of Christian burial for Virginia will be celebrated Tuesday,
March 19, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. at St. Kilian Catholic Church, 264 W.
State St., Hartford, WI 53027) with Fr. David LaPlante officiating.
The Kauper family will greet relatives and friends at the church on
Tuesday from 4:00-5:45 p.m.
will be in St. Kilian Catholic Church Cemetery, Hartford.
lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Virginia’s name to the
charity of one’s choice are appreciated.
family would like to extend a special thank-you to the Cedar
Community (Sunrise unit) of West Bend for their loving care and
Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family.