June C. Kasten, 90, passed away on Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at the Union Grove Veterans Home. June was born on August 5, 1921 in Racine to George and Louise (Vratil) Lepow. She married Dr. Donald Kasten and he preceded her in death in 1994. She was a graduate of St. Luke's School of Nursing and had a varied career in public health, occupational health, private duty and the U. S. Army Nurse Corps. June served two years in the Persian Gulf during World War II. She was also Director of Nurses at the Outagamie Health Center in Appleton.
June is survived by her two sisters; Mae (Jack) Gursky of Racine and Patricia Shumacher of Sturtevant, Wisconsin, one brother, George (Marion) Lepow of San Jose, California, and sister-in-law, Dorothy Lepow of Milwaukee, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
June was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Donald Kasten, her parents, a brother, Edward (Dorothy) Lepow, brothers, James and Henry Lepow, and a brother-in-law, Jerome Shumacher.
According to her wishes, she will be cremated and inurned in the family plot in St. Mary's Cemetery in Appleton.
The family of June would like to extend a big thank you to the staff and volunteers of the Union Grove Veterans Home for the absolutely wonderful care of their loved one, June.
Fargo Funeral Home
400 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Kaukauna, WI 54130