Alfred "Al" Henry Mehlhorn, 66, was born in Tulsa, Okla., on Jan. 6, 1946. Al transitioned from this life on Dec. 7, 2012.

Al was preceded in death by his parents Paul Henry and Alma Elizabeth Mehlhorn; twin sisters, Doris Tiger and Dorothy Long and daughter Stephanie Marie Mehlhorn.

He is survived by one daughter, Cindy Mehlhorn and partner Jeff Oden; two sons Tommy and wife Tabitha Mehlhorn and Alan Dewayne Mehlhorn; five grandchildren that were the light of his life; one sister Linda and husband Dwight Tallent of Sand Springs, Okla., and numerous nephews and nieces whom he loved.

Al retired from Pepsi Cola Co. in Tulsa, Okla., before moving to Kansas.

A memorial fund has been set up with First State Bank and Trust (620-672-5925) in Pratt, for those who would like to contribute for the family's burial expenses.

Services are scheduled for 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16, at the United Methodist Church of Iuka.