Mary Annette Altvater

ALTVATER , Mary Annette On August 24, 2011, MARY ANNETTE ALTVATER, beloved wife of the late Edgar J. Altvater, Jr., passed away. Loving mother of Barbara Johnson and husband, Charles, Catherine James, John Altvater and wife, Joann, Mark Altvater and wife, Donna; beloved grandmother of Karen, the late Carol, Candiss, David, Tara, Jeanette, Janet, Brandon, Heather, Adam and twelve great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Altvater was part owner of the National Pike Crab House in Howard County and House of Crab's, Ocean City, MD. She was also a former member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Catonsville, MD.
Family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 11 AM, WITZKE FUNERAL HOMES, INC., 5555 Twin Knolls Road, Columbia, MD, where funeral services will begin at 12:30 PM. Interment will follow in Meadowridge Memorial Park, Elkridge, MD. Contributions may be made in her memory to: The American Human Society,, or Disabled American Veterans, For condolences, please visit

Funeral Home

Witzke Funeral Homes, Inc.
5555 Twin Knolls Road Columbia, MD 21045
(410) 992-9090

Published in Baltimore Sun on Aug. 28, 2011