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Information for Alvin Karl Lechtenberg

4 April, 1902 6 May, 1994

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

May, 1994
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Alvin Lechtenberg

    Alvin Lechtenberg 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, Middleton, Idaho, under the direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
    Mr. Lechtenberg 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 Logan, Utah and the couple made their home in Lund.  They farmed in Lund 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 Mission in Wisconsin, was a counselor in the Bishopric, and served as Bishop.  He was a High Counselor, member of the Stake Presidency, and was Stake Patriarch.
    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.

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