Arold E. Desterheft

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Arold E. Desterheft, 60, of Spruce, passed away peacefully at home, April 26, 2019, with his family at his side. He was born Dec. 12, 1958, in Oconto Falls to the late Arold Desterheft and Evelyn (Mehrtens) Desterheft. He married Kim Liptak, Feb. 9, 1980. Together they had three sons, Christopher (Shelly), Adam (Melissa) and Ryan (Stachia). He has five grandchildren, Elsie, Nathan, Brody, Blake and Payton.

Arold likes to hunt and fish. The outdoors was his passion. His job took him on adventures outside, going through the woods.

Arold has one sister, Holly; two brothers, Dean and Jeff; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held at Grace Lutheran Church, 501 S. Main St. Oconto Falls, Saturday, May 4, 2019, from 9 a.m. to noon. A funeral service will follow at noon.

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Arold’s family would like to thank Unity Hospice and the Vince Lombardi Cancer Center for their excellent care and compassion.