In Loving

Alvin Aldon Painter

September 24, 1935 – June 17, 2021

Alvin Aldon Painter, 85, of Richmond, VA, left his earthly home on June 17, 2021.

He was born in Elkton, VA on September 24, 1935, son of the late Gilbert & Ardath Painter. Family left to cherish his memory include his fiancé of 23 years, Rose Britton; sons Ricky, Eddie, Sandy & Michael Painter; nieces Cindy Taylor, Donna Edwards, & Kim Griffith; grandchildren Kristen, Trey, Taylor, Nick & Hunter; great-grandchildren Roman, Lizzy, & Vance; and many other cherished & loving family members & friends. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Alvin had a great love of hunting, fishing & traveling. He served in the US Army’s 101st Airborne. He was also inducted into the Sandlot Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY.

A celebration of life will be held on July 24 at 5:00pm at his home.

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