Obituary: Arnold ?Hinie? Platta
Arnold “Hinie” Platta, 83, of Rhinelander, died Sept. 29, 2013. He was born Jan. 4, 1930 in Hatley to Ernest and Regina (King) Platta. Hinie is survived by his wife, Arlette; his son, Bruce Platta, of Land O Lakes; his three grandsons, Matthew, Andrew and David; his sister, Sally Borski; and his two brothers, Richard (Rosie) and Arthur (Nancy), all of Wausau; nieces, nephews, other family and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Vilas. Visitation for Hinie will be from 4 to 8 p.m., with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, 2013 at the Carlson Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013 at 11 a.m., with visitation from 10 a.m. until 10:45 a.m., all at the Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church (St. Mary’s) with the Rev. Tom Thakadipuram officiating. You may leave your private condolences for the Platta family at www.carlsonfh.com. Carlson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements for the Platta family.