Alvin W. Hundt Sr.

Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Grafton for Alvin W. Hundt Sr. (formerly of Grafton), who died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005 at his home in Sheboygan Falls at the age of 87. Visitation will be held at the church on Nov. 16 from 4 p.m. until the time of service. Interment will take place at the church cemetery. Mueller Funeral Home in Grafton assisted the family with arrangements.

Alvin was born on June 15, 1918 in Milwaukee to the late Alvin C. and Adele (nee Schmidt) Hundt. He married the late Dorothy Baal in Milwaukee on April 11, 1942.

A tool and die maker by trade, Alvin served his apprenticeship at Harley-Davidson. Alvin was a member of Cross Lutheran Church in Milwaukee and was the leader of Boy Scout Troop 153 for over 10 years. In 1954, Alvin and his wife Dorothy moved to Grafton. An active member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Grafton, he served on the board of elders and sang in the menís and mixed choirs. From 1955 to 1958, he was a member of the Liederkranz Menís Choir of Milwaukee and was also a charter member of the Ozaukee Chorus.

In 1986, Alvin retired from Sellman Manufacturing in Milwaukee. He and Dorothy sold their home in Grafton to spend winters in Mesa, Ariz., and summers in Shawano. In Mesa, Alvin was a member of Mountain View Lutheran Church, where he directed the church choir and participated in Bible study groups.

Alvin is survived by his children Valerie Averill of Sheboygan Falls and Alvin W. "Rip" (Nancy) Hundt Jr. of Grafton; grandchildren Julie (Pram) Adriansjach of Madison, Brett Dotzauer of Sheboygan Falls, Alvin Timothy (Cindy) Hundt of Cleveland, Michelle Dotzauer (fianceę Jeff Lucas) of West Des Moines, Iowa, and Maureen Hundt of Milwaukee; great-grandchildren Jordan Dotzauer of West Des Moines, lowa, Alivia and Ashlyn Hundt of Cleveland and Riann Adriansjach of Madison; and sisters Gertrude Daniels and Doris Peters. He is further survived by a niece, three nephews, other relatives and friends.

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