Obituary: Arthur “Art” Otto Koehler
Arthur “Art” Otto Koehler entered into eternal life on April 28, 2017, in Kingman. He was born July 19, 1928, in Charleston, Wisconsin.
Art is preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Alice Koehler; his wife, Germaine “Mae” Koehler; his son Timothy Koehler, and granddaughter, Abby Bucholtz.
Art is survived by his sons Stan (Peggy) Koehler of Kingman, Steve (Paula) Koehler of Appleton, Wisconsin, Glen (Robin) Koehler of Kaukauna, Wisconsin, and Jeff (Grace) Koehler of Oneida, Wisconsin; daughter, Rita (Dan) Bucholtz of Dale, Wisconsin; brother, Jerry of Wisconsin; 14 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Art was raised on a farm and served in the Army, stationed in Korea during the Korean War.
He then met his wife of 59 years. They married and owned a dairy farm for over 30 years before moving to Kingman in 1994.
Over the years Art loved playing cards, working on his farm and raising his children.
Services will be held in Freedom, Wisconsin, on Saturday, May 20, 2017.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Alzheimer’s Research.
Arrangements were placed under the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home and Crematory.
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