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Obituary for Marcella J.Kastenschmidt


Marcella Jean (Hoier) Kastenschmidt, 91, of Bangor/Rockland, passed away Sunday, October 11, 2020 at Brookdale Assisted Living Memory Care. She was born Aug. 7, 1929 in La Crosse Co. to Wilmer and Olga (Schomberg) Hoier. Marcella graduated in 1947 from West Salem High School. She worked as a telephone operator in La Crosse, West Salem and Camp McCoy. In 1949 Marcella married the love of her life Elmer Kastenschmidt. He preceded her in death in 1997. Together they had one son Jon. Survivors include her son Jon, sister Darlene Dovenberg,nephews and nieces ; Mary Monsoor, Ted Dovenberg, Sue Rowe, Sara Marsolek, Mary Perez, Anne Kohlmeier, Julie Meier, Katie Reedich, other relatives and friends. Marcella was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Elmer, her sister and brother-in-law Don and Donna Tremain, her sister-in-law and husband George (Elva) Monsoor, her brother-in-law James Dovenberg and her nephew Thomas Tremain. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, October 15, 2020 at St. Paul's Ev. Lutheran Church, Bangor. Pastor Andrew Schultz will officiate. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery, Bangor. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m until the time of services at the church. To offer the family online condolences please visit the funeral homes website at www.jandt fredrickson.com. Jandt-Fredrickson Funeral Homes and Crematory, Bangor. Marcella's family would like to thank the Staff at Brookdale for the wonderful, fun loving care given to Marcella.