Alfred Hintz, 96, former Fifield resident, ,died in Orlando,
Florida on Tuesday, June 10, 2014. He was born in St. Paul, Minnesota,
on October 16, 1917, the son of Peter and Hilda Hintz. He was married
to Irene Hintz in Phillips on October 9, 1940. The couple spent most
of their 74-year marriage in the Fifield area. Alfred worked in the
woods as a logger for most of his working career.
He is survived by five children, Tusnelda (Jack) Steiger, Park
Falls, James (Dee), Fifield, Alen (Joan), Sun Lakes, AZ, John (Nancy),
Eau Claire, WI, and Joyce (Paul) Vollmer, Orlando, FL; by 15
grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild;
by one brother, George (Delores), Conover, WI; and by one sister, Alma
Norum, Racine, WI. He was preceded in death by his wife, Irene, on
April 14, 2014; by one brother, Walter; and by one sister, Elsie Testin.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, June 14, at the
Maranatha Baptist Church in Phillips with Rev. Christian Markle
officiating. Interment will be in the Forest Home Cemetery in Fifield.
Friends may call at the church on Saturday from 10:00 A.M. until the
time of services.
The Heindl Funeral Home in Phillips is assisting the family with