Brigitte A. Altmeyer, 83, Huntingburg

Brigitte A. Altmeyer, a resident of Huntingburg, IN, passed away on August 31, 2020 at the age of 83 at Memorial Hospital in Jasper

Brigitte was born on December 5, 1936, in Berlin, Germany to Rudy and Hildegard Wepner. It was there that she met a United States soldier, John W. Altmeyer, who was serving in the Air Force. They were married in Hof, Germany on July 3, 1966. In 1967, she was proud to become an American citizen and taught herself to speak and write English. Brigitte enjoyed word search puzzles, knitting and crocheting and making things for others. She is preceded in death by her husband, John; and a sister, Jutta Grosch.

Brigitte is survived by her daughters, Kerstin Ice and Michelle Altmeyer both of Huntingburg and a son, Steven (Vanetta) Altmeyer of Sycamore, Ohio ; a brother, Rudy (Geisela) Wepner of Germany, a sister, Ute Reil of Germany; a sister-in-law, Debora (David) Schmitz of Huntingburg; 9 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.

A graveside service for Brigitte A. Altmeyer will be held on Thursday, Spetember 3, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Huntingburg. Memorial donations may be made to the Dubois or Vanderburgh County Humane Society. Nass and Son Funeral Home has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements. Condolences may be shared at

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