|Birth: ||Dec. 6, 1924|
|Death: ||Jun. 6, 2006|
Richard E."Dick" Altendorf, 81,formerly of N. Roger St. of Port Washington, died Thursday, June 1, 2006, at Sunnyridge Nursing Center, in Sheboygan.
He was born December 6, 1924, in Port Washington,to Frank E. Illma B. Hiller Altendorf. After graduating from Port Washington High School, he studied engineering at Ripon College.
In 1943, he joined the U.S. Army and served as a rifleman during World War II. After the war he met Elizabeth "Betty" Greenwood, of Marshfield, Wisconsin. They married at the First Methodist Church in Marshfield on August 20, 1949. Dick was an independent insurance salesman for 34 years working for Roberts and Ryan Agency, A.N. Ansay & Associates, and running his own business Altendorf Agency, on West Grand Avenue. He was a former member of the Port Washington Kiwanis and Frieden Church in Port Washington.
He is survived by his wife, Betty, and five sons, Allen(Theresa)Altendorf, California; Jon(Gail)Altendorf of Cudahy, Barry(Sue)Altendorf of Port Washington; Mark(Laurie)Altendorf, Nekoosa, Wisconsin, Roger(Wendy)Altendorf of Raleigh, North Carolina. Further survived by grandchildren Amber, Jason, Charles Julian "CJ" Altendorf, great grandchildren, Bryson and Madison Altendorf-Massie, other relatives and friends.
Prededed in death by his sister, Mary Altendorf and his brother, Fred Altendorf.
Pastor Don Zuhurance of Freidens Evangical Church, will officiate funeral services 3 p.m., Sunday June 4, 2006, at the funeral home. Interment in Union Cemetery. Visitation from 1-3 p.m., Sunday at the funeral home.
Elizabeth J. Greenwood Altendorf (1927 - 2007)*
Created by: Glenn & Kathy
Record added: Nov 24, 2010
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