Alderton, Adelbert (Del)
August 20, 1931 - March 4, 2013
Adelbert (Del) Alderton III, 81, of Chatsworth, California, died Monday, March 4, 2013. He was born to Adelbert Alderton II and Mildred Fehrman in Saginaw Michigan, on August 20, 1931. Del received a Bachelor's degree from the University of Arizona in 1953, and served as a tank commander in the United States Army from 1953 to 1957. Del was married to Jewel Eisenman on September 2, 1951. After the Army, Del was an accomplished salesman for a national industrial products distributor, Uniroyal, Inc. He bought his own business, Pacific Belting Industries, Inc., and was a successful businessman in Los Angeles until he retired in 2001. Del is survived by his loving wife Jewel, sons Del (and wife Cindy) and Scott (and wife Sandi) and daughter-in-law Adrianne. Del had 9 wonderful grandchildren: Ashley; Justin; Austin; Jason; Brianne; Chase; Caitlin; Cody and Kenedy. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made out to: Leeza's Care Connection, in memory of Del Alderton, 501 S. Buena Vista Street, Burbank, CA 91505, Leeza's is a free resource and support center for family caregivers.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, March 13, at 3:00 pm, at Porter Valley Country Club, 19216 Singing Hills Drive, Northridge, CA 91326.