Curtis Kaler 1959-2019
Curtis Dale Kaler, 60, Holton, died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, at Midland Hospice House in Topeka.
He was born July 19, 1959, in San Jose, Calif., the son of Lawrence Edward Kaler and Betty Higgins Hower.
Mr. Kaler worked as a roofer. He also worked for ADS Distribution installing insulation.
He married Christina Marie Saunders on Nov. 18, 1995, in Whiting. She survives.
Other survivors include his father, Lawrence Kaler, in California; his mother, Betty Hower and husband Eldon, Whiting; four daughters, Anna Kaler, Horton, Ashley Rue and husband Nathaniel Backer, Fulton, Mo., Michelle Willing and husband Andrew, New London, Mo., and Danielle Kaler, Lawrence; a son, Kyle Kaler, Holton; two sisters, Brenda Diane Kaler and Tanna Trimmell, both in Utah; and 16 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two grandsons, Bentley and Abel Rupnicki.
A celebration of Mr. Kaler’s life will be held at noon Saturday, Sept. 7 at Linscott Park in Holton. Mercer Funeral Home in Holton is in charge of arrangements.