William Altman

William Altman

Tuesday, December 18th, 1928 - Sunday, July 7th, 2019
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Obituary

Advertising executive, book collector and classical music lover William Altman died on July 7, 2019 at his home in Croton-on Hudson. Husband of the late Shirley Altman, Bill ran an advertising agency that served many of New York’s top arts organizations. He promoted the Metropolitan Museum’s blockbuster Treasures of Tutankhamun exhibit, broke ground using TV to promote the Broadway musical Pippin, and produced Edward Gorey’s classic ballet slippers poster for The New York City Ballet. After retirement he held board leadership positions for The Croton Free Library and Friends of Music. Bill is survived by his daughters Meryl and Janet. A funeral service will be held on July 21, 2019 at 11 am at Beecher Flooks Funeral Home, 418 Bedford Rd, Pleasantville, NY. An interment will immediately follow the service at Sharon Gardens Cemetery, Valhalla, New York.
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  • Visitation

    Sunday, July 21st, 2019 | 11:00am - 12:00pm
    When
    Sunday, July 21st, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Location
    Beecher Flooks Funeral Home
    Address
    418 Bedford Road
    PLEASANTVILLE, NY 10570
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Sunday, July 21st, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Sunday, July 21st, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Beecher Flooks Funeral Home
    Address
    418 Bedford Road
    PLEASANTVILLE, NY 10570
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Sunday, July 21st, 2019 | 1:00pm
    When
    Sunday, July 21st, 2019 1:00pm
    Location
    Sharon Gardens
    Address
    273 Lakeview Avenue
    VALHALLA, NY 10595
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