Allan Carl Halter, 91

Allan Carl Halter of West Bend, formerly of Milwaukee, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2008, at Virginia Highlands in Germantown at the age of 91.

He was born on Aug. 21, 1917 in Franklin to William and Emma (nee Keske). He was a graduate of Marquette University and worked as a controls engineer for Allis Chalmers for 42 years. On Nov. 4, 1944, he married Doris E. Nemetz at the Church of Epiphany in Milwaukee.

Allan is survived by his wife, Doris; his children, Charlene (John) Pederson of West Bend, Larry (Pamela) Halter of Franklin, Shari Halter of New York; grandchildren Steve (Colleen) Pederson, Kristin (Dave) Maas, Stephanie (John) Sosa, Julian Pacia and Francis Pacia; eight great-grandchildren; one sister, Ethel Esch; nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.

Allan was a member of Atonement Lutheran Church in Milwaukee and Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in West Bend.

Funeral services for Allan will be 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2008, at the Phillip Funeral Home in West Bend with the Rev. Richard E. Lauersdorf officiating. Visitation will be on Saturday at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until time of service.

Interment will take place in Arlington Cemetery in Milwaukee.