Louis D. Burkhalter Jr., 98, of the Woodlands at the Meth-Wick Community died there on Thursday July 19, 2007 of cancer. Mr. Burkhalter had a long and distinguished career in the insurance industry, military and through his civic activities. Major General Burkhalter died July 19, 2007 at the age of 98.
The Iowa CPCU Society Chapter created an award in his honor. The Burkhalter Award is presented at I-Day to a person who has made significant contributions to the community and the Iowa insurance industry. The Burkhalter Award is designed to recognize individuals who have influenced the Iowa property and casualty insurance industry and their community through civic involvement.
General Burkhalter was inducted into the IIHOF in 2005. Click here to read his profile page from the 2005 induction ceremony.