Arlen Jerome Kittel, age 84 of Deer Park, WI, passed away peacefully at home on October 31, 2023. Arlen was born on August 31, 1939 to Jerry and Myrtle (Moe) Kittel. He graduated in 1957 from New Richmond High School. He played basketball and baseball. He married Marcia Peper on July 18, 1957. They had three amazing beautiful and exceptional children. Arlen was a cement finisher. He worked for number of companies including: Willow River Construction with his brother-in-law Richard Peper, Concrete Systems with his sons, and Ryan Companies from which he retired in 2003. Arlen’s heart was broken on July 18, 2000 with the loss of Marcia to cancer. Arlen was lucky to find someone so special to love and spend the rest of his life with. On July 6, 2002 he married Marlene “Mo” Olson. He spent the rest of his life celebrating family and love in so many ways. He enjoyed golfing, hunting, road trips/adventures, the cabin, and coffee get togethers. He is preceded in death by his parents, Jerry and Myrtle; wife, Marcia; son-in-law, Bruce Bader; brothers-in-law, Richard Peper, Ronald Peper and Curtis Peper. Arlen is survived by his wife, Marlene “Mo”; sons, Scott (Sherry), Mitch (Sue); daughter, Tracy Bader; step-sons, Greg Olson, Mike Olson; grandchildren, Kristin (Cory) Thompson, Jesse (Sara) Kittel, Jason (Selena Peacock) Kittel, Lindsay (Dave Lekander) Kittel, Tonya (Dave) Larson; 9 great-grandchildren; sisters, Arlys (Dick) Berquist, Shelia (Rod) Skifstad; brothers-in-law, Alan Peper, Phillip (Carolyn) Peper; sisters-in-law, Mary Peper, Kathy Peper; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation was held on Thursday, November 9, 2023 from 3-7 pm at Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services 728 S Knowles Avenue New Richmond, WI and on Friday from 10-11 am at the funeral home. A Memorial Service was held on Friday November 10, 2023 at 11 am at Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services and streamed live through the link just below this obituary. Interment is in Wagon Landing Cemetery, Town of Alden, Polk County, WI. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services.