Arthur G. Blodgett
April 21, 1908 - April 21, 2006
Arthur G. Blodgett of Waukesha died Friday, April 21, 2006, at LindenGrove
Health Care Center-Waukesha at the age of 98 years. Art was born April 21, 1908,
the son of Riley and Louisa Blodgett. He died on his 98th birthday.
He was a longtime member of the Evangelical & Reformed United Church of
Christ and a member of the Waukesha Kiwanis Club. He devoted his working career
to his business, Waukesha Roofing Co., of which he was the president and
treasurer. Art was a charter member and past president of the Wisconsin Iris
Society and also a charter member of the American Hemerocallis Society.
Art will be sadly missed by his son, Eugene (Linda) of Waukesha; his
grandchildren, Michael (Debra) of Germantown and Amy Blodgett of Maryland; his
great grandchildren, James and Matthew; his sister, Jeanette Andersen of
Waukesha; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is preceded in
death by his wife, Romona, in 1995, and his sisters, Anita and Ruth.
Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. until the 4 p.m. funeral service Friday,
April 28, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland
Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. Ralph Schultz will be officiating. Private burial will
be at Prairie Home Cemetery.
Memorials are appreciated to the Evangelical & Reformed
Char Holte, New Berlin