Obituary Listings

Peter Althaus
There are condolences waiting approval on Peter's Tribute wall
Obituary for Peter Althaus

Born in Germany and longtime resident of Orinda, dedicated husband, father, grandfather, and member of Santa Maria Parish, passed away peacefully from a long illness. He is survived by his brother, Wolfgang Althaus, sister, Marlies Kempen, daughters, Helen Chapman, Christine Althaus, and Julie Nelson; and grandchildren, Nicholaus Morris, Brandon Chapman, and Genevieve Nelson.

Family and friends are invited to attend the viewing on Wed., Jan. 24 2018, from 5pm to 9pm, with a vigil service at 7pm, at Hull’s Walnut Creek Chapel, 1139 Saranap Ave., Walnut Creek, CA. Funeral Mass to be held Thursday, Jan. 25 2018, at 10am at the Church of Santa Maria, 40 Santa Maria Way, Orinda, CA. Services followed by burial at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, 1965 Reliez Valley Rd., Lafayette, CA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to The Alzheimer’s Association, Northern California and Northern Nevada Chapter.

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Peter Althaus, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Hull’s Walnut Creek Chapel

1139 Saranap Avenue
Walnut Creek, CA 94595-1119





7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Hull’s Walnut Creek Chapel

1139 Saranap Avenue
Walnut Creek, CA 94595-1119

Funeral Mass




10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Santa Maria Church

40 Santa Maria Way
Orinda, CA 94526

Cemetery Details


Queen of Heaven Cemetery

1965 Reliez Valley Rd
Lafayette, CA 94549


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Peter Althaus

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Peter

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.