Kenwood Press


Serving the communities of Kenwood, Glen Ellen and Oakmont

email print
Obituaries: 12/15/2015

Luther Lloyd “Pete” Dintiman, age 95




Luther Lloyd “Pete” Dintiman, born to Luther Lloyd and Sarah Dintiman on Nov. 17, 1920, in Steelton, Pennsylvania, died on Dec. 4, 2015, in Oakmont. He was a devoted husband, father, life partner, chemical engineer and executive, wine connoisseur, golfer, Oakmont community leader and volunteer, and long-time member of Kiwanis.

Pete received his degree in chemical engineering at the University of Pennsylvania in 1942, and immediately went to work at Union Carbide Corp. in various positions in West Virginia, Texas and then in New York where he was Vice President – distribution, chemicals and plastics. He was a member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, the professional chemical fraternity, Alpha Chi Sigma, and the honorary engineering fraternity, Tau Beta Pi.

After retirement Pete moved to Oakmont in 1988 with his wife Dorothy. She predeceased him in 1999.

For the past 15 years Pete was a life partner of Brenda Chisolm, also a resident of Oakmont.

Pete served on the Board of the Oakmont Village Association from 1994 and 1996. He was elected President of OVA in 1996 serving until 1998. For many years he volunteered to drive Oakmont residents to appointments. He was a generous contributor to the Sonoma County Orchestra, Sonoma State Unversity, the Luther Burbank Center and other community organizations.

Predeceased by son Peter Dintiman and daughter Lisa Dintiman, he leaves daughter Robin A. Dintiman of Oakland, her husband Kenneth Margolies, and their son Grant Dintiman of Reno, Nevada; and life partner Brenda Chisolm of Oakmont.


Recently Published:

10/15/2019 - Albert Joseph Sunseri, 1928-2019
10/15/2019 - Shirley Shannon Coops, former Kenwood resident
08/15/2019 - Theodore L. Eliot, diplomat, conservationist
08/01/2019 - Mark Hubenette, age 47
08/01/2019 - Robert William DeLacy, 1963-2019
07/01/2019 - William J. Murray, former Glen Ellen fire chief
06/15/2019 - Philip “Phil” Copenhaver
06/01/2019 - Robert Emanuel Bonino
06/01/2019 - Anne Perrin Teller
05/15/2019 - Ann Margaret “Greta” MacLeod, 1927-2019
05/15/2019 - Al Medeiros, OVA Board member
05/15/2019 - Diane Marie Celi, memorial June 3
05/01/2019 - Patricia Lynette Faires, 1936-2019
04/15/2019 - Virginia Lindstrom, 1931-2019
04/01/2019 - Susan Marie Wulff, 1961-2019
03/15/2019 - Kevin Donald Tonelli
03/01/2019 - Claire Morelli, 1932-2019
02/15/2019 - Steven Klausner, former Glen Ellen resident and dove trainer
02/15/2019 - Ian Hunter MacNair, 1989-2019
02/01/2019 - Elaine Adele Schukler (Bianchini)
01/15/2019 - Tish Ward, pioneer in sustainable agriculture
11/15/2018 - Bruce Ellet Price, 1941-2018
11/15/2018 - Bernice Helene Rose, 1930-2018
11/01/2018 - Michael Joseph (Mike) Haen, 1948-2018
10/01/2018 - Rachelle Neal, 1986-2018

Community Calendar

Horszowski Trio plays in Oakmont
11/14/2019
more...
Free food available for those in need
11/15/2019
more...
Forest Therapy
11/16/2019
more...
Join Bill and Dave on the Sonoma Ridge Trail
11/16/2019
more...
Glen Ellen/Kenwood Friends Feast
11/17/2019
more...
Free food available for those in need
11/19/2019
more...
Rotary Club of Glen Ellen-Kenwood meeting
11/20/2019
more...
Jackie Speier at Sonoma Speaker Series
11/22/2019
more...
Shoot for the stars at Ferguson Observatory
11/23/2019
more...
Emmaus Inclusive Community service and potluck supper
11/24/2019
more...
Thanksgiving Break Day Camp
11/26/2019
more...


Weather Underground PWS KCAKENWO2