Edward Altenhofen died Jan. 5. He was 82.

Mr. Altenhofen was born Sept. 17, 1931, in Portland. He attended Central Catholic High School, University of Portland, and served in the Air Force Reserves, stationed in Alaska. He married Kathleen Walsh in 1956.

He worked for Pacific Northwest Bell for 38 years in Portland, Salem, Klamath Falls, Seattle and Bellevue, Wash.

He was preceded in death by his wife in 2011. He is survived by his six children, Kirk (Gail); Kelly; Vicki Hyett; Teri Nall (Fred); Rick (Lucia); John (Shelley); siblings, Loretta (Tede) Altenhofen; Rita Driver; Deacon Thomas Altenhofen (Sue); 16 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

A service was held at St. Louise Church in Bellevue.