Allen “Al” Stainiger, 68, of Chisholm, died, Monday, April 15, 2019, in Heritage Manor Health Care Center in Chisholm. He was born March 27, 1951 in Chisholm, to Emil and Veronica (Sterle) Stainiger. He was a Chisholm High School graduate, class of 1969 and a lifelong Chisholm resident. Al retired from United States Steel as an auto mechanic and was past vice president along with other positions for local union # 1938. After retirement, Al enjoyed woodworking on many projects. He also loved hunting.
He is survived by his mother, Veronica, brothers: Jerry (Judi), Larry (Mary Lu) and Greg; 3 nephews, 5 nieces, several great nieces, nephews and many close friends. He is preceded in death by his father and sister-in-law, Jean.
Al’s family would like to thank Heritage Manor and Fairview Range Hospice for their care and compassion during Al’s illness.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, April 22, 2019, St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Chisholm, with Fr. Anthony Craig as Celebrant. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service in the church. Ennichment will be in Chisholm Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Rupp Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Chisholm. To sign the guest book online and leave a memorial message please visit: www.ruppfuneralhome.com