Marjorie Riddler

Monday, December 6, 2004

Marjorie Arlene Altenbern Riddler died Monday, Nov. 29, 2004. She was born March 20, 1920, in Detroit, Mich.

She was the daughter of Caroline Isabel and Gustave Adolf Altenbern. She had three brothers, Russell James, Donald Paul and Harold Altenbern. She was raised in Chicago, where she met and married John Richard Riddler of Dallas, Texas. They moved to Eureka Springs in 1963. They raised five children, 12 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

She is survived by her brother, Harold Altenbern of San Diego, Calif., and his wife, Althea; sister-in-law, Donna Altenbern of Morton Grove, Ill.; sister-in-law, Irmgard Altenbern of Port Washington, Wisc.; son, John Richard Riddler II of Eureka Springs and his wife, Meredith; daughter, Bonnie Sue of Eureka Springs and her husband, Rex Alan Gustin; son, Donald Garth Riddler of Mesquite, Texas, and his wife, Linda Lou; daughter, Marjie Arlene of Eureka Springs and her husband, David Madison Anderson; daughter, Carolyn Jennifer Moore of Eureka Springs and her husband Peter Wesley Braginton; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.