Carl E. Altland



Carl Edward Altland, 78, passed away peacefully on May 30, 2018 at the Medical University of South Carolina. He was born on July 6, 1939 in Columbia, Pennsylvania to the late Charles Jacob & Laura May Meshey.

Along with his parents, Carl is preceded in passing by his two sisters, Shirley Yohe & Dorothy May Altland; as well as his brother, Gerald Altland.

Carl proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps. He was an active member of Christ the King Waccamaw Church.

Left to cherish Carl’s memory is he beloved wife, Patricia Bougher Altland of Murrells Inlet; his son, Carl E. Altland, Jr., and his wife, Jill of Williamston, SC; his brothers, Rodney Altland and his wife, Theresa of Richmond, VA & Chuck Altland, Jr., of Columbia, PA; his sister, Nadine Beaverson of Columbia, SC; his grandson, Josh W. Altland of Easley, SC as well as several nieces and nephews, a large loving extended family and many supportive friends and neighbors.

A Celebration of Carl’s life will be held on Monday June 4, 2018 at 1:00 PM at Burroughs Funeral Home, 3558 Old Kings Highway, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576. The family will greet friends immediately following the service.

At the request of the family, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Carl’s name may be made to All 4 Paws, 807 Petigru Drive, Pawleys Island, SC.

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Burroughs Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is assisting the family.