Edward Hilton “Tucker” Altman 83, of Orange passed away on Saturday January 12, 2019 at the University of Virginia Medical Center. He was born on September 26, 1935 in Spotsylvania Va., and was preceded in death by his parents, Mongo Dick and Allene Estelle Swift Altman, brothers, Merritt, Harold, Cecil Altman, sisters, Phyllis and Alice Faye Altman. Mr. Altman was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, a life member of the Orange Kiwanis, and the owner of Altman Tire Company.
He is survived by his wife, Gladys Simmons Altman, of Orange, two sons, Michael and Robert Altman, both of Orange, six brothers, Carroll “Ted” Altman of Orange, Alfred “Zip” Altman and wife Shirley, of Spotsylvania, Roy Altman and wife Virginia, of Spotsylvania, Randolph “Ranny” Altman and wife Debbie, of Fredericksburg, Phillip Ward Altman and wife Joann, of Spotsylvania, Walter “Reese” Altman and wife Patricia, of Louisa, two sisters, Doris Kube, of Ga., and Kay Gentry and husband Walter, of Spotsylvania, and many nieces, and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday January 16, 2019 from the Preddy Funeral Home in Orange, with Rev. Josh Munnikhuysen officiating. Interment will be private. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the Trinity United Methodist Church 143 West Main Street, Orange Va. 22960. Preddy Funeral Home of Orange is assisting the family with arrangements.