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Katherine Altpeter

Sunday, February 2, 2003

Katherine W. Altpeter, 85, of Horseshoe Bend died March 8, 2002, at Baxter County Regional Hospital in Mountain Home.

Born July 28, 1916, she was the daughter of Leo Prill and Katherine Loibl Prill. She was married to Orval G. Altpeter April 22, 1944, in Justice, Ill. She worked several years as a receptionist for Portland Cement Association in Stokie, Ill., before retirement. She was a member of the St. Mary of The Mount Catholic Church in Horseshoe Bend where she was also a member of the Ladies Guild. She was a charter member of the Turkey Mountain Ladies Golf Association.

Survivors include a son and his wife, Larry and Patti Ann Griffin of Bloomington, Minn.; and a sister, Ann Tipolt of St. Joseph, Mich.

A memorial mass was March 13 at St. Mary of The Mount Catholic Church with Father Venatius Preske officiating. Interment followed in the columbarium.

Arrangements were under the direction of Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel.