Ronald R. "Papa Shoes" Altschuh, 84, of Waterloo, IL, died May 6, 2021, in Waterloo, IL. He was born July 28, 1936, in St. Louis, MO.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Marcy Altschuh; his children Debbie (Mike) Anderson, Danny Altschuh, Kenny (Linda) Altschuh, Conni (Karn) Mether, and Patti (Tony Pitts) Freeland; 8 grandchildren 8 great grandchildren; and many other special friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents Richard & Louise (nee Temme) Altschuh from St. Louis.
Ron worked 43 years as a glazier with Local 513 in St. Louis and was previously a deputy marshal with Cahokia Police Department. He was well known as the man who could fix, build, and design almost anything. He will be missed by all who knew him and loved him.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests any donation to:
Waterloo, Illinois Fire Department
or your favorite local small town business or charity.
No services will be held.