In Loving Memory of Ray Altenburger
Raymond "Ray" AltenburgerScranton, PA September 14, 1933 ~ January 1, 2019 Date of Service: January 11, 2019
Raymond “Ray” E. Altenburger, 85, Scranton, died Tuesday in Scranton Health Care Center in Scranton. His wife, the former Mary Angeline Rizzo died in 2007.
Born in Trenton, NJ, he was the son of the late Edward and Florence Montague Altenburger. Prior to retirement he served in the U.S. Navy having been deployed to both Korea and Vietnam and then the U.S. Postal Service for over twenty years. Ray was a member of St. Patrick’s Parish in West Scranton and a former Eucharistic Minister at St. Anthony of Padua Church in Dunmore.
Surviving are two sons, David Altenburger and his wife Valerie, Medford, OR, and Raymond E. Altenburger Jr. and his wife Janice, Oxford, GA, and five grandchildren, Lisa, D.J., Edward, Ashley, and Leigh, and a great grandson Andrew.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday January 11th at 9:30AM in St. Patrick’s Church, Jackson Street in West Scranton. Inurnment will directly follow the mass in the Italian-American Cemetery in the Minooka Section of Scranton.
Arrangements entrusted to the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc. in Dunmore.