Alan Ray Waltenberger 78, Macy (South Mud Lake), Indiana, passed away at 7:57 a.m. Friday May 12, 2017, in Macy, Indiana. He was born May 31, 1938, in Angola, Indiana, the son of Julius Ray and Gladys Marie (Steele) Waltenberger. On June 1, 1983, in Tennessee he married Janet L. Anderson. She preceded him in death Sept. 14, 2015.
Mr. Waltenberger had worked for Sears and had owned the Sears Catalog Store in Rochester. Along with his wife, Janet, he owned A & J Appliances in Rochester for many years before retiring.
Survivors include his children, Jill and husband Paul Elliott, Lafayette, Indiana, Steve Waltenberger, Warsaw, Indiana, Jeff and wife Marsha McKinley, Kokomo, Indiana, Jim and wife Debbie McKinley, Kokomo, Indiana, Joanna Brock, Kokomo, Indiana; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Carol Sue Waltenberger; geat-granddaughter, Maia Renee Elliott; sister, Genevieve Crow.
Memorial services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 18, 2017, at Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester, Indiana, with Chaplain Jason See officiating. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Interment will take place at a later date. Online condolences may be expressed at www.zimmermanbrosfh.com.
Published on May 15, 2017