THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Philip K. Radtke, D.D.S.
Issue Date: August 13, 2014
Philip K. Radtke, D.D.S., passed away Saturday, Aug. 2.
He graduated from Algoma High School and attended Carroll College prior to enrolling in dental school. He was a root canal specialist with PKR Endodontics in Michigan City, Ind., for the past 17 years. He was a Diplomat with the American Board of Endodontics and Northwestern University Dental School Alumni. A veteran, he served in the United States Army Dental Corp for 20 years. He was an accomplished fly-fisherman, hunter and a gentle caring soul.
He is survived by his wife, Lori; his mother, Irene Radtke, of Algoma; a sister, Valerie Radtke, of Glendale; a brother, Paul Radtke and Donna Hansen, of Crivitz; many nieces; nephews; relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Colonel Richard Radtke.
Private family services will be held at a later date. Starks Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Services assisted the family with arrangements. A memory donation to the Lustgarden Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research (www.lustgarden.org) would be appreciated.