Achterhof, age 95, WWII U.S. Army Veteran, recipient of Purple Heart and
four Bronze Battle Stars.
Beloved husband of
the late Irene Achterhof, nee DeVries (1999). Loving father of Ronald
(Theresa) Achterhof, the late Arlene (Thomas) McLaughlin and the late Andrew
Achterhof. Cherished grandfather and great-grandfather of many.
Survived by his
sister Gertrude Engstrom and preceded in death by seven siblings. Dear uncle
of many nieces and nephews. Member of the Izaak Walton League for over 30
years. Retired from the Chicago Park District.
from 3-9 p.m. Funeral Service Friday 10:00 a.m. at Colonial Chapel, 15525 S.
73rd Ave. (155th/Wheeler Dr. & Harlem) Orland Park, IL. Interment Chapel
Hill Gardens South, Oak Lawn, IL. Express your thoughts and condolences at