Albert William Salto, Jr., 82, of Sparta, IL; born on February 6, 1937 in Sparta, IL; passed away on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at the Randolph County Care Center in Sparta, IL.
Albert retired from Missouri Pacific Railroad in 1999. He also served as an auxiliary policeman for the Sparta Police Department. Albert also enjoyed fishing.
He was preceded in death by his parents – Albert and Marie Kathryn, nee Harris, Salto, Sr. His wife – Nancy, nee McKnight, Salto whom he married on March 1, 1957 in Sparta, IL and who passed away in August of 2002. One daughter – Patricia Salto-Robinson.
He is survived by his children – Kathy (Fred Anderson) Otten of Evansville, IL; Melinda (Brian) Dungey of Glendale, AZ; Tony (partner – Howard Lewis) Salto of Phoenix, AZ. His grandchildren – Les (Ali) Robinson of Steeleville, IL; Jeffery Robinson of Centralia, IL; Karyn (Josh) Jones of Evansville, IL; Kevin (Alisha) Otten of Sparta, IL; Kristen Dungey of Phoenix, AZ; Justin Dungey of Glendale, AZ. His great-grandchildren – Avery; Cole; Alayna; Aiden and Baby Girl Otten. One brother – Ernie (Myra) Salto of Pleasant View, TN. Also survived by nieces and nephews and caring neighbors – Kieth and Candy Mitchell and Billy and Diana Joiner.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.heilschuessler.com.
Funeral: Graveside services will be held at Caledonia Cemetery in Sparta, IL on Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 11:00am.
Interment: Burial will be held at Caledonia Cemetery in Sparta, IL.
Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements