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Joseph J. Kaltenbrunner Jr.

Oct. 30, 1937 - Oct. 16, 2016

Joseph J. Kaltenbrunner Jr., 78, Altoona, passed away Sunday at his residence.

He was born in Altoona, son of the late Joseph Sr. and Mary (Westenkerchner) Kaltenbrunner.

Surviving are his loving wife, Nicola; two daughters: Jennifer Mullen of Hollidaysburg, and Debbie McCormick in North Carolina; a grandchild; a great-grandchild; and a brother, John Kaltenbrunner of Martinsburg.

Joe retired as co-owner of the Old Dutch Grill, where he enjoyed all of his customers. He was a former member of Unter Uns, Brush Mountain Sportsmen’s Club and Bavarian Aid Society. He loved showing horses and going on trail rides with his daughters. He was a fan of NASCAR races and he loved Dale Earnhardt. He also enjoyed cutting wood with his longtime friend, David Brownell.

He will be greatly missed by his family, his friends and his beloved dog companion, Coco.

At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing. Friends will be received from 11 until the 11:30 a.m. memorial service, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, at Santella Funeral Home, Altoona, Pastor David Way officiating. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery, Altoona.