October 5, 1953 - April 18, 2017
Richard L. “Rick” Alt age 63 of Plain passed away unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 of a heart attack. He was born on October 5, 1953 in Richland Center, WI the son of John W. and Florentine (Carmody) Alt. Rick graduated from River Valley High School in 1972. He was married on December 3, 2011 to the former Angela Beard. Rick loved living on the family farm, the outdoors and traveling with his wife, Angie. He was known for his quick wit, one liners and the ability to make people laugh. He is survived by his wife, Angie Alt of Plain, 2 children, Joni (Anthony) Reeves of Seattle, WA, Mark Alt of Arena, WI, 2 grandchildren, Landen Alt and Eleanor Reeves, 6 siblings, Tom (Diane) Alt, Nancy (Dick) Wienkes, Sandy (Ken) Boettcher, Dale Alt, Julie (Chuck) Weidner, Lisa (Nick) Ruhland, a brother-in-law, Brian Beard, many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, John W. and Florentine Alt, a brother, John Alt Jr., a nephew, Chad Wienkes and his father and mother-in-law, Jim and Katie Beard. A memorial visitation will be held on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home in Spring Green from 2:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. Burial will be held at the St. Luke’s Catholic Cemetery in Plain, WI. Online condolences available at www.staffordfuneralhomes.com. The Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.