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Leroy "Lee" Althaus
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Leroy “Lee” Althaus

Leroy “Lee” Althaus, 62, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Friday, December 29, 2017.
He was born January 17, 1955 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota to Art and Marlene (Unverzagt) Althaus.
Lee enjoyed the outdoors and music. He was a good father and grandfather.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Survivors include daughter, Megan Althaus, granddaughters, Alyssa and Cheyenne; mother, Marlene Althaus; sisters, Kathy Tucker, Barb Fischer (Jim), Lynette Jahner (Wendell), Lou Ellison (Terry); and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Services will be held at a later date in Rapid City, South Dakota. Natural Farewell under the direction of Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses or to donate online, please visit Leroy’s Tribute Page at and select Donate Now. Online guest book and obituary at

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Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Cremetory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
St. Joseph, MO


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