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On July 11, 2018 Alfred Otto Lentz, Jr. passed away at the age of 89. He

was born on December 7, 1928 on the family farm in Rollet, North

Dakota. He was the son of Alfred and Elsa Lentz.

He attended Walla Walla High School and lettered in both football and

boxing. After graduation, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corp.

Al married Erma White in 1949. They raised 2 children in Walla Walla:

Pamela and Ronald. He was preceded in death by his wife and later

married Judy Sterlin who had 2 children: Julie and John. He was also

preceded in death by six siblings. He is survived by his sister, Louise

Sue Marquette, and his sister-in-law, Louise Lentz. Both are residing

in Walla Walla. He is also survived by his 4 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren

with one on the way.

Al's work history included working for Consolidated Freightways, an

entertainment promoter, selling Electrolux Vacuum Cleaners with his

father and as a member of the "Million Dollar Roundtable" as a life

insurance agent.

During his final years, he resided at the Walla Walla Veterans Home where

Dad was treated like royalty by the entire staff and Dr. Jenkins, and passed away


He will be inurned with full military honors at the Tahoma National

Cemetary, also known as "The Land of Heros", August 21, 2018 at 2:00 PM.