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Carl Frederick Altz
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Birth: Jun. 16, 1909
Macomb County
Michigan, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 2008
Shelby Township
Macomb County
Michigan, USA

Carl was one of five children of John Andrew & Hedwig "Hattie" (Landgraf) Altz.

Utica, MI was Carl's home all of his life.

Carl retired from Chrysler Corp. in the '70s after 25 years of employment as an engineer. He test drove tanks during World War II. Carl also worked for Packard Corp. as a test car driver, retiring in 1956.

He was a member of the Motor City Packard Club and a Golden Eagle member of the National Rifle Association.

Carl loved his dogs, Tuco and Tuco II, both terriers. He also enjoyed feeding the squirrels and vacationing every winter in Lake Worth, Florida.

On Sept. 8, 1981 Carl married his second wife Theresa B. Skelly. He is survived by his wife, Theresa; children, William (Peggy) Altz, Hattie (Chris) Rickert, Gloria Hook, Mike Perry, Maureen (Roy) Rotary, Michele (Mark) Cichon, Tim (Robin) Perry and Annesa (John) Schwiere; 28 grandchildren; 15 grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Carl was predeceased by his first wife, Jean in 1974; parents, John and Hattie; sons, Carl Altz II, John Altz and Dennis (Kathy) Perry; brothers, Norman, Elmer and Maynard; and sisters, Gertrude and Vera.

Carl enjoyed life. Even though he well into his 90s Carl would drive his car every year from Utica, Michigan to Lake Worth, Florida.




 
 
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 Parents:
  John Andrew Altz (1860 - 1944)
  Hedwig Helen Landgraf Altz (1879 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Jean Joan Altz (1915 - 1974)
 
 Children:
  John Douglas Altz (1940 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Vera M Altz Yates (1901 - 1991)**
  Carl Frederick Altz (1909 - 2008)
  Maynard Alvin Altz (1916 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Utica Cemetery
Utica
Macomb County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: The Ancestor Hunter
Record added: Mar 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34636749
Carl Frederick Altz
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Carl Frederick Altz
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REST IN PEACE
-Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 13, 2012

- Kathleen Fleury Bilbrey
 Added: Nov. 14, 2009
i miss you even though i only knew you for a short time you where like grandpa to me and i know you would want me to give kim a kiss and a hug.rip
- david cash
 Added: Sep. 15, 2009
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