Harry Walter1940 - 2016
Harry Owen Walter age 76 of Millersburg
passed away at home on Tuesday, October 4, 2016.
He was born January 15, 1940 in Rogers City
to Frank and Harriet (Paull) Walter.
Harry served in the United States Army during the first part of the
Vietnam War, On June 23, 1962 he married Patricia Eileen Gelo in
Detroit. He retired after many years of being heavy equipment operator
in the gravel industry, He enjoyed wood working and building many
different projects in his free time. He also enjoyed spending time with
He is survived by:
3 children, Barry Walter, Beth Koel and Lynne (Lish) Budnik;
6 grandchildren, Cassie (Brandon Cook) Bruning, Megan (Randy) Brege,
Tricia (Isaac) Kowalski, Amanda (Cameron Miller) Walter,
Kayla Walter and Cameron Freed;
6 great grandchildren, Bethany Bruning, Bradley Bruning, Kaiden Miller,
Henry Brege, Maxton Miller and Troy Brege;
1 brother, Robert (Merilee) Walter; and
many nieces and nephews,
He was preceded in death by:
his wife, Patricia;
parents, Frank and Harriet;
2 sisters, Jean and Luella; and
son-in-law, Brent Koel.
Graveside services will take place at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 16th
at Riverside Cemetery with Reverends Greg and Karen Zurakowski
officiating. The Onaway VFW Post 5857 will accord military honors
immediately following the graveside service.
Memorials may be given to the Posen Sports Boosters or
Hospice of the Sunrise Shore in memory of Harry Walter.