|Birth: ||Jun. 30, 1915|
|Death: ||Apr. 11, 2005|
ALTIZER, EDGAR ALDEN, age 89, of Christiansburg, passed away Monday, April 11, 2005.
He was born on June 30, 1915 in Pleasant Valley, Floyd County, Virginia. He was the son of the late Fugett Clark Altizer and Lula Light Altizer. He retired from Hercules, Inc. at the Radford Arsenal in May, 1980 with 38 years of service, as a supervisor in the Utilities Department. During his last two years of service he was an instructor and teacher in the Utilities Department where he taught math and biology to help the water and sewage workers get Virginia State Certification. He was a member of the Christiansburg Church of the Brethren for more than 50 years.
Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Mabel Bowyer Altizer of Christiansburg; children and spouses, Rodney & Linda Altizer of Christiansburg; Dixie and Dr. Roger Thurman of Wilson, NC; Rebecca & Pete Whitlock and Carlos Altizer of Christiansburg; grandchildren, Derek Altizer and Dana Partin; Bianca Thurman, Roger Zalon Thurman, Jr., Gregory Whitlock, Stephen Whitlock, Brock Whitlock, Jocelyn Sanders and Clayton Altizer; nine great grandchildren; sister, Sadie Guthrie of Christiansburg; special friends Robin Beeken and Judy Nichols.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday evening at the Horne Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 13, 2005 at the Christiansburg Church of the Brethren with Pastor Don Peters officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Cemetery. Those wishing to make memorial contributions, please consider, Christiansburg Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 176, Christiansburg, VA 24068 or Christiansburg Fire Department, Depot Street, Christiansburg, VA 24073. The Altizer Family is being served by Horne Funeral Service, Christiansburg, (382-2612).
Horne Funeral Home
Mabel Altizer (1918 - 2008)*
Plot: Section T.
Created by: Brenda Dudley Eanes
Record added: May 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111174692