Fred W. Alstrom

Fred W. Alstrom

Birth
Scammon Bay, Kusilvak Census Area, Alaska, USA
Death 10 Feb 2002 (aged 73)
Anchorage, Anchorage Borough, Alaska, USA
Burial Saint Marys, Kusilvak Census Area, Alaska, USA
Memorial ID 125184819 · View Source
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Lifelong Alaskan Fred W. Alstrom, 79, of St. Marys, died Feb. 11, 2008, at Providence Extended Care in Anchorage. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday at Evergreen Memorial Chapel, 737 E St. A service will be at 1 p.m. Monday at St. Marys Chapel. The Rev. Ted Kestler will officiate. Honorary pallbearers are Frank Alstrom Sr., Ole and Arthur Alstrom and Eric Lawrence. Pallbearers are William, Raymond, Ronald, Richard, Morris and Axel Alstrom. Burial will be at the Hilltop Cemetery in St. Marys. Mr. Alstrom was born Sept. 19, 1928, in Scammon Bay. A former store owner, he worked for the construction and airline service industry. Mr. Alstrom served in the Alaska Territorial Guard during World War II in the Aleutian Campaign from 1942-1943. He is a parish member at the Church of the Nativity in St. Marys. Mr. Alstrom loved to watch basketball games, especially when his children and grandchildren played. He also loved boat rides on the Yukon and Andreafski rivers, and visiting with oldtimers Fred loved to fly in his younger days with his brothers Frank and Ole. He loved the company of friends and family and loved to tell stories of his past. Fred always wore a big smile, and his sense of humor was second to none. Fred always gave from the heart, whether it was to his family or to the stranger next door. Mr. Alstrom is survived by his wife, Domitilla Alstrom of St. Marys; daughter, Roselyn Nashoanak of Stebbins; sons, William, Ronald and Richard Alstrom of St. Marys; son, Raymond Alstrom of Marshall; daughters, Geraldine Beans and Carol Alstrom, both of St. Marys; son, Morris Alstrom; and daughter, Deborah Vo, both of Anchorage; twin brother, Frank Alstrom Sr.; 46 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren; and three nieces, Alice Henderson of Wasilla, Elizabeth Alstrom of Anchorage, and Augusta Lang of Vancouver, B.C., Canada. Mr. Alstrom was preceded in death by his son, Arthur Alstrom; granddaughter, Arlene Alstrom; niece, Anna Alstrom; brother and wife, Ole and Molly; and parents, Axel and Anna Alstrom.


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  • Created by: Norb Sonen
  • Added: 15 Feb 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 125184819
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Fred W. Alstrom (19 Sep 1928–10 Feb 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 125184819, citing Saint Mary's Cemetery, Saint Marys, Kusilvak Census Area, Alaska, USA ; Maintained by Norb Sonen (contributor 47106647) .