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Calvin J. Arensten

Mar 18, 1952 - Mar 24, 2021


Calvin John Arentsen, age 69, of Sheboygan passed away peacefully on Wednesday morning, March 24,2021. Calvin was born on March 18, 1952 to the late Arthur and Ruth (Weavers) Arentsen. He attended Sheboygan schools and worked at Kohler for several years and later, at The Salvation Army Thrift Shop. After visiting most of the United States, Calvin traveled throughout the world on many tours and cruises. His passion was collecting cars–both drivable and toy versions.

Calvin is survived by his brother, Melvin (Linda) Arentsen, three nephews: Andrew (Penny) Arentsen of Hingham, Timothy Arentsen of Memphis, TN, Luke (Nicole) Arentsen of New Berlin, and a niece, Melinda (Philip) Langelin of Fond du Lac. He will be especially missed by his girlfriend and travel companion, Natividad Porges, her daughters Victoria Sherwan Fischer and Jo Ann Sherwan and their families. The family would like to thank Dr. Matthews and his staff for their compassionate care.

Private burial service will be conducted on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at the Gibbsville Cemetery.
The Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home of Sheboygan is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at



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Bob Lorge

I knew Cal for many years. Always a joy to talk to him when we would run in to each other. My sympathy!

Edward J Procek (Ed the Bus Driver)

Please accept my ( our) thoughts and prayers in your loss!

Judy Straus

Cal would come to the Saturday Emmaus meals at Salvation Army, we would kid around and have lots of laughs. Sure will miss hi:! Judy fro: St. Dominic’s

Mixchael Marquardt

My heart goes out to you, Natividad, your family and Cal's family. May GOD help ease all your pain and sorrow. He died too young and I will also miss him.