Born 7-28-1916 - Died 3-8-2002
Katherine W. Altpeter, 85, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died Friday, March 8, 2002, at the Baxter County Regional Hospital in Mtn. Home, Ark. She was born July 28, 1916, 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 one son and his wife, Larry and Patti Ann Griffin of Bloomington, Minn.; and one sister, Ann Tipolt of St. Joseph, Mich.A memorial mass was held Wednesday, March 13, 2002, at the St. Mary of The Mount Catholic Church with Father Venatius Preske officiating. Interment followed in the columbarium. Arrangements were under the direction of the Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel of Horseshoe Bend.