Alta Mae Kasel
Alta Mae Kasel, 98, formerly of 511 9th Ave. Charles City, died Friday evening, March 4, 2022 at the Stacyville Nursing Home.
Services will be held at a later date at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Charles City, Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Immaculate Conception School.
Alta was born on March 22, 1923 in Appleton, Minnesota the daughter of Ozro and Mary “Freesh” Kramer. She graduated from Austin High School. She was married to Raymond Thome on April 28, 1944 in Austin, Minnesota. They moved to Charles City in 1945. After his death she married Joseph Kasel April 11, 1966. She enjoyed doing handiwork ,reading, bowling, playing cards and fishing. She and Joseph traveled to Grand Marais, Minnesota to fish each year. Her greatest enjoyment was spending time with her children and grandchildren. Alta was a member of Senior Citizens, the UAW, Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, and St. Frances Circle.
Surviving are her children Leroy and his wife Cathy Thome of Anderson Island, Washington, Raelyn Thome Schrader and her husband Allen Schrader of McHenry, Illinois. Four grandchildren Mary Beth Thome (Luke) Ward , Christopher (Chrissy) Thome, Michele Schrader Garner and Michael (Cassie) Schrader. Two great grandchildren Eve and Ottaway.
Alta is also survived by three step daughters, Sharon (Harlan)Jones, Dorothy (Mark) Morison and Mary Lou (Randy) Plante. Nine step grandchildren, 16 great step grandchildren and one great great step grandchild.
Preceding her in death are her parents, husband Raymond in 1964 and Joseph in 1987 and two brothers, Arnold Kramer and Leroy Kramer.
Fullerton-Hage Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 401 Blunt, Charles City, Iowa 50616 641-228-4211. www.Fullertonfh.com, Facebook/Fullertonfuneralhomes.