Otto Kilcher is reality TV star popularly known as the cast of “Alaska The Last Frontier“. He was born in Homer Alaska to Swiss parents Yule Kilcher and Ruth Weber who fled from Switzerland to Alaska during the tension of second world war. Otto lives in an isolated community of Homer, Alaska, leading a self-sufficient life. He is a self-taught mechanic and fixes machinery and equipment however that doesn’t keep him away from breading cow, growing farm and making his family ready for the cold winter of Alaska. He is “Jack-of-all-trades”. Get more details like his age, net worth, family, children, wives, and facts.
Otto Kilcher early life
Otto grew up with seven siblings in the wilderness of Alaska while he was raised in a small log cabin without electricity or indoor plumbing. He and his siblings spent their early years farming, fishing, herding cattle, and looking for coal along the beaches to build the home fires. During their downtime, they turned to music—singing, and playing guitar and piano. Otto had a thing for tinkering machinery-equipment from a young age. His curiosity and persistence in learning made him a mechanic by the time he grew up.
Caption: Otto Kilcher sixth child of Yule and Ruth Kilcher with his six sisters and a brother Atz Kilcher
Otto Kilcher love affair and married life with Charlotte Kilcher and past wives
He is married to more than 23 years of wife Charlotte Kilcher. She is from Northern California who came to Alaska to work as a wildlife biologist in 1978. Otto and Charlotte first crossed their path in 1989 while they were performing volunteer work in South Central Alaska. Indeed their first meeting triggered more of such meeting and eventually, the pair fell in love. After some years of affair, the couple got married in a wedding ceremony.
Caption: Otto and Charlotte Kilcher with their son August Kilcher
Otto and Charlotte lead a self-sufficient life on a Homestead in Homer, Alaska. Being a mechanic Otto basically fixes things around homestead however that doesn’t keep him away from farming and raising cattle. As for Charlotte, she performs tasks like gardening, raising chickens & ducks for eggs, beekeeping and milking the cow. The blissfully married couple has a son August Kilcher who was born in 1997. Prior to Charlotte Otto was married to Sharon Mckemie who is his second wife. His first wife is Olga Von Ziegesar.
Otto Kilcher Children
Otto and Charlotte are parents to four children. He has two children Levi and Eivin Kilcher from his second wife Sharon Mckemie. Only children between the couple is August Kilcher while Charlotte bore a son Torrey from her previous husband. Hence, Otto has four children Eivin Kilcher, Levi Kilcher, August Kilcher and Torrey (stepson).