Frederick ‘Fred’ J. Arts

WELLS – Frederick “Fred” J. Arts, 84, Wells, passed away on Friday, July 18, 2014, at his home. He was born on July 14, 1930, in Racine, Wis., the son on the late Fred and Leona (LeDuc) Arts. On Sept. 16, 1950, he married the former Shirley Poquette at St. Anthony’s Church in Wells.

Fred is survived by his loving wife of 63 years; his four children, Frederick Arts, Robin Patton, Ronald Arts and Robert (Wendy) Arts; one brother, Dan (Marlis) Arts; two sisters, Nancy Maier and Charlene Tenhagen; six grandchildren, William, Stephanie, Cory, Christopher, Nicole and Austin; three great-grandchildren, Emma, Ava and Bentley, as well as several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Wayne Arts; and two sisters, Rita Nelson and Darlene Lachapelle.

Honoring Fred’s wishes, there will be no public services at this time.

The Allo Coolman Funeral Homes are assisting his family. Please visit the website www.allofh.com to send online condolences to his family.