Tom Karstetter, 59, was born in Gardner, Kansas on September 3, 1956. He passed away on March 9, 2016 in Kansas City at Research Hospital.
His parents were Orville and Iolene Karstetter who preceded him in death.
He is survived by two sisters, Deborah Barbour of Independence and Victoria Chance of Kansas City. He is also survived by a niece and nephew, as well as two great-nieces and two great- nephews.
Tom lived most of his life in Olathe, Kansas and earned his GED at Johnson County Community College. He was an auto and small engine mechanic for most of his life. He also worked in construction for a few years. His passions were playing golf and his family and friends. If anybody was in need of help or companionship, he was there. He had a great smile and always acted as if he was in a great mood. He was a wonderful brother, a great friend and he will be dearly missed.
Celebration of Life