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Frederick M. Altrichter
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Birth: Dec. 1, 1901
Death: Jul. 19, 1985

Chemist For 46 Years

The Morning Call, Allentown, PA, July 21, 1985

Frederick M. Altrichter, 80, of 601 W. Franklin St., Slatington, was dead on arrival Friday at Palmerton Hospital after being stricken at home.

He was the husband of Verna S. (Sterner) Altrichter. They observed their 59th wedding anniversary in March.

He was a chemist for the former Trojan Powder Co., Allentown, for 46 years before retiring in 1970.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Anton and Laura (Farenkopf) Altrichter.

He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Slatington, where he was a member of the choir for more than 40 years.

Altrichter was currently chaplain of Slatington Mason Lodge #292, Slatington. He also held the same position for Slatington Lodge #440 F&AM, Slatington, for 20 years until 1984.

In 1985, he received the grand master's award for recognition of outstanding services to free masonry.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Fox Funeral Home, 1002 Main St., Slatington. A calling hour will be 7-8 p.m. Monday. 
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  Verna Sterner Altrichter (1902 - 2001)
  Lucy M Altrichter (1926 - 2013)*
*Calculated relationship
Emmaus Moravian Cemetery
Lehigh County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Richard Krauss
Record added: Mar 26, 2010
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