June 25, 2016


Alfred Steinke

Alfred Steinke, 86, of Medina, passed away peacefully Sunday, September 29, 2013, in his home. He was born November 28, 1926 to the late Robert and Helene (nee Fruebuos) in Wengrow, Germany.

Alfred retired from maintenance at Ford Motor Company after 31 years.

Alfred will be deeply missed by his beloved wife of 59 years, Rita (nee Bartos); loving sons, Harry (Nancy) Steinke of Las Vegas, Nevada and Klaus (Rose) Steinke of Columbia Station; and treasured grandchildren, Maj. Brian (Capt. Donna) Steinke, Daniel Steinke, PhD., Kurtis, Kristopher, Kevin, Tiffany and Melanie Steinke.

Private family services will be held.

Contributions may be made in Alfred’s memory to the Visiting Nurses Association, 2500 E. 22nd Street, Cleveland, OH 44115.

Arrangements were handled by Waite and Son Funeral Home, Brunswick Chapel. Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com