Alfred Frank Burkhardt Jr. died March 8. He was 76.

Mr. Burkhardt was born Oct. 25, 1937, in Sheboygan, Wis., to Alfred Burkhardt and Audrey Luedke. He graduated from Sheboygan High School and Michigan Tech with a degree in forestry. He married Catherine Wallis in 1962. Catherine died and he married Ilene Dawson. He worked for the U.S. Forest Service for 32 years in forest management in Oregon and Washington, and firefighting.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, and his son James. He is survived by his son, Steve; three stepchildren; and nine step-grandchildren.

A funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Henry Church in Gresham. Memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer Association or Gentiva Hospice.