MADISON, Wisconsin — Kyle James Koebler, 35, of Madison, Wisconsin, passed away June 5, 2019. Born in Rochelle on July 11, 1983 to Vicki Matheny and John Koebler, Kyle served his country in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln from 2003 to 2007. He went on to a career as a Veterinary Technician after a life-long love of animals, and was employed at VCA Veterinary Emergency Services in the Madison area. Kyle enjoyed playing cards and having a beer with friends. He will be greatly missed by all who loved him.
He will be lovingly remembered by his parents, Vicki Matheny of Madison, Wisconsin, and John (Tammy) Koebler of Whitewater, Wisconsin; brother, Ryan Koebler of Las Cruses, New Mexico; sister, Sarah Koebler of Whitewater, Wisconsin; nephews, Ricky and Bowen; many aunts, uncles and cousins; and his cat, Lucy, who is a little crazy but loved her anyway.
He is predeceased by his brother, Derek Baker; and grandparents, William (Ruth Ann) Matheny and Maurice (Carolyn) Koebler.
A Celebration of Life Memorial will be held Sunday, June 23 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Starin Park Community Center, 504 W. Starin Rd., Whitewater, Wisconsin, with Military Honors at 3 p.m. Cremation rites accorded. Memorials may be made to the family.
Christenson Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.
“The weight of loss may never go away, but we learn to carry it.”