Emma Kastenhuber

SALEM — Emma Louise (Loesch) Kastenhuber, 93, died at 6:35 a.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at the Hospice House in Poland following a brief battle with cancer.

Born Aug. 30, 1925 in Salem, she was the daughter of the late John and Regina (Tischler) Loesch.

A homemaker, she was a member of the Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Salem.

Survivors include a son, Steven Walter Kastenhuber of Ravenna, and a grandson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Joseph Kastenhuber; a daughter, Susan; sisters, Regina Barnes, Ann Bentley, Elizabeth Sabella and Joann Alexander; and brothers, John “Poke” Loesch, Arthur Loesch and Walter “Mickey” Loesch.

Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Services with Pastor Alan Smearsoll officiating. Friends may call one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Grandview Cemetery.