Alvin Rohde, Elkhorn, WI
Alvin D. Rohde of Elkhorn, WI, died at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center on Friday, Jan 31, 2014, at the age of 89. He was the son of the late Frank and Mayme Rohde. Alvin enjoyed attending ethnic festivals, especially those of Native American communities. Alvin was a very proud Veteran of the Army and was the recipient of many service awards and medals, including a Purple Heart. He was also very active with the Disabled American Veterans.
Alvin is survived by three nieces; one nephew; and numerous great nieces and nephews. Alvin was preceded in death by his parents; lifelong partner, Vera Gutzmer; sister, Bernice Rohde; brothers, Frank (Barbara) Rohde Jr. and Conrad (Betty) Rohde.
A memorial service will be held for Alvin at HAASE-LOCKWOOD & ASSOCIATES FUNERAL HOMES AND CREMATORY of Elkhorn, WI, on Monday, Feb 10, 2014, at 2p.m. Visitation will be from 1 until 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made in Alvin’s name to the Disabled American Veterans, PO Box 14301 Cincinnati, OH 45250, Attention Twin County Post 34 of Burlington, WI. Online guest registry for Alvin can be found at www.haaselockwoodfhs.com. HAASE-LOCKWOOD & ASSOCIATES FUNERAL HOMES AND CREMATORY of Elkhorn, WI assisted the family with the arrangements.