Cover photo for Abner Chester Rentelman's Obituary
Abner Chester Rentelman Profile Photo

Abner Chester Rentelman

July 1, 1934 — November 21, 2012

Abner Chester Rentelman

Pocatello, Idaho- Abner "Ace" Chester Rentelman, 78, longtime resident of Pocatello passed away Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at a care center in Blackfoot, Idaho.

He was born July 1, 1934 in Bonesteel, South Dakota, the son of Howard Dale and Mona Mary Reynolds Rentelman.

He attended schools in Bonesteel, South Dakota, Portland,Oregon and Jerome, Idaho.

He married Anna Jeanne Shaw in Elko, Nevada, on January 13, 1962. He joined the United States Air Force where he received his G.E D. . He served in the Strategic Air Command (SAC) in Japan and Okinawa during the Korean War. After moving to Pocatello, he worked for Purina for 18 years. He then worked for FMC for 25 years retiring in 1999.

He enjoyed fishing, camping, politics and especially watching football on T.V.

Ace is survived by his wife, Anna J. Rentelman, Pocatello, Idaho; two sons, Andrew C. (Sherrie) Rentelman, Pocatello, Idaho; Carl H. Rentelman, partner, Michael Croy, Pocatello, Idaho; one daughter, Diana J. Rentelman, Pocatello, Idaho; one brother, Charles Rentelman, Jerome, Idaho; two sisters, Nadine Lilly, Gresham, Oregon,; Mary Isley, Pendleton, Oregon; 7 grandchildren, Anthony (Tabitha) Rentelman, Bryan Ellis, LeAnna Ellis, Valorie Ellis, Dianne Markley, Stacy (Casey) Castaneda, Adam (Misty) Rentelman; 17 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers.

Private family services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the care of Manning-Wheatley Funeral Chapel, 510 N. 12th Ave.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Abner Chester Rentelman, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 0

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree