Funeral services for Alvin Karl Lechtenberg, 92, of
Caldwell, who died Friday, May 6, 1994, at his home will be
conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, 1994, at the Church of
Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Middleton First Ward,
Middleton, Idaho. Bishop
James Radford of the LDS Church New Plymouth will officiate.
Burial will follow
at the Middleton Cemetery,
Idaho, under the direction of
Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
was born April 4, 1902, at
Lund, Idaho, a son of Peter Paul and Delia Sophia
Crockett Lechtenberg. Alvin
married Connie Hortense Lloyd on December 15, 1926, at
Utah and the couple made their home in Lund.
They farmed in
and Central Idaho until 1955 when they moved to Caldwell where they continued to farm until
his retirement in 1969. Alvin was a devoted
husband, father and grandfather.
His family and
church were the two most important things in his life.
He was a member
of the LDS
Church, Middleton First Ward.
He served an LDS
Wisconsin, was a counselor in the
Bishopric, and served as Bishop.
He was a High
Counselor, member of the Stake Presidency, and was Stake
Survivors include his wife Connie of Caldwell; a son and
daughter-in-law Alvin Kay and Donna Lechtenberg of Salt Lake
City, Utah; three daughters and sons-in-law Shirley Mae
"Coombs" and Perry Christensen of Caldwell; Nettie Joy and
Sidney Gilbert of Orem, Utah; Carol and Arlin Hadley of West
Jordan, Utah; a brother and sister-in-law Eldon R. and Norma
Lechtenberg of Clearfield, Utah; 20 grandchildren; 61
great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in
death by his parents; a daughter Althea; two brothers; four
sisters; a son-in-law Dean Coombs and a granddaughter Linda.