Albert was born on Sept. 28th, 1931, to the late John and Ruth (Starr) Kintopf in Sturgeon Bay WI. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Peter’s Lutheran church in Sturgeon Bay.
On Feb. 20th, 1954, he was united in marriage to Shirley A. Hearley at
St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Algoma WI.
He worked for most of his life at the Algoma Hardwoods. He enjoyed woodworking and gardening…and tipping a few beers from time to time!!
He is survived by his sons, Paul (Sue) Grand Rapids, MI and Darrell (Jim) Appleton, WI; daughter-in-law, Jenny Kintopf; grandsons, Andy and Nick; granddaughters Michelle (Eric) and Christina; great-grandchildren, Caitlin, Levi, Maddie and Greg. He is also survived by sisters, June Krauel, and Jane (Fritz) Sperber, and brother Alan (Linda) Kintopf. As well as by special friend Yvonne Iwen; sisters-in-law, Joanne Kintopf, Louise Kintopf, and Barb Kintopf; and brother-in-law David (Sandy) Hearley.
He was preceded in death by his wife Shirley in 2015; infant daughter, Mary Ellen in 1954; two sons, David in 1993, and Dale in 2012, and a grandson Greg; parents, John and Ruth Kintopf; brothers John Jr., Jim, Norbert, and Milt; brother-in-law, Karl Krauel, and sister-in-law, Dorothy Kintopf; mother- and father-in-law, Clarence and Emily Hearley.
Visitation will be on Friday Sept 9th, 2022, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. at St John’s Lutheran Church, Luxemburg, WI, funeral will take place at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Carl Brewer officiating. Burial to follow at St. John’s Cemetery. Kinnard Funeral & Cremation Services is assisting the family. Online condolence message may be shared at KinnardFCS.com.
Special thanks to the staff at Aurora Medical Center in Green Bay.