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Born: Feb 19, 1952

Date of Passing: Nov 24, 2022

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February 19, 1952 - November 24, 2022

Peacefully with his wife and friends by his side, Walter passed into Eternity at the Health Sciences Centre on November 24, 2022.
Walter leaves to mourn his wife Elly of 36 years, his mother Ludmila, his sister Elisabeth (Les) Fletcher, Elly's family members in St. Catherine's and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
The funeral service will be held at Cropo Funeral Chapel, 1442 Main Street, Winnipeg, MB on Friday, December 2, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Brookside Cemetery, 3001 Notre Dame Ave.

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Nov 29, 2022

Condolences & Memories (17 entries)

  • Walter was a good friend from my childhood years into my early twenties, always curious and kind, lots of fun to be with. - Posted by: Doug Melnyk (Friend ) on: Mar 20, 2023

  • Sincerest condolences to Walter's family. Very shocked and saddened to learn of his passing. Walter was very helpful to me as a relatively new member at WRPA. Always enjoyed his participation at the Thursday night trap shoot and around the members table at the club. He will be missed. - Posted by: Garry Winch (Friend at WRPA) on: Dec 17, 2022

  • I only knew Walter in camp. He was a kind kid - once he tried to splash me with a plate when we were washing dishes and it slipped and I ended up with a few stitches. He felt terrible. Not a mean bone in his body. Sorry to hear the news. I think of him often when I look in the mirror. - Posted by: Alex Hantel (Camp friend) on: Dec 06, 2022

  • Walter was a very kind man and a good friend. We will always remember mushroom picking with Walter and Elly in the woods one fall day. We met Walter through our mutual interests in leather crafting where we had many lively discussions about just about everything you could think of. He will be missed! - Posted by: David & Petra Johnson (Friends) on: Dec 06, 2022

  • Elly, so very sorry for your loss and about another old camp friend moving on. He will be with alot of friends. Journey well Walter. We will all see you someday and what a party that will be. - Posted by: Liza ( kubarovsky) Hill (Friend) on: Dec 06, 2022

  • I'm sorry for your loss Elly,  I enjoyed shooting with Walter at the range on Thursday evenings and I was so happy to see him there a couple times this summer. Take care, Sandra Danylchuk - Posted by: Sandra (Friend and WRPA member) on: Dec 02, 2022

  • I'm sorry for your loss Elly,  I enjoyed shooting with Walter at the range on Thursday evenings and I was so happy to see him there a couple times this summer. Take care, Sandra Danylchuk. - Posted by: Sandra (Friend and WRPA member) on: Dec 02, 2022

  • I am truly sorry to hear of the passing of Walter. He was a kind and gentle man and I know he will be greatly missed. Elly wishing you strength and courage during this difficult time. We have been blessed to know Walter and wish you all the best in the future. - Posted by: Tricia Olson (friend) on: Dec 02, 2022

  • I worked with Walter for many years and spent time with him outside of work traveling to car show. I will miss Walter has he was a great friend. Deepest condolences to Elly and the entire family. - Posted by: Kevin McArdle (Friend) on: Dec 02, 2022

  • May the peace of the Lord be with you. Although it has been years since we last met, we fondly remember our younger years with memories of Underwater football and may social events. David & Kathy Murdoch - Posted by: David & Kathy Murdoch (Friend) on: Dec 01, 2022

  • Hello Elly, please accept my condolences for your loss of Walter. I always had a lot of respect for Walter and consider him to be very wise and smart. Sure hope you are surrounded by good friends and family that can give to you all of the love and support you can use during this tough time. You and Walter will be in my prayers. Sincerely, Jim Taylor - Posted by: Jim Taylorr (Former coworker ) on: Dec 01, 2022

  • Walter and I worked together at Standard Aero. I learned a lot from him through his courses and conversations. Walter was always a pleasure to be around. I am very sorry for your loss. - Posted by: Rodney (Co Worker) on: Nov 30, 2022

  • Elly, we were deeply saddened to hear of Walter's passing. Thinking of you and wishing you strength and comfort. Please accept our heartfelt condolences at this time. - Posted by: nick and sherey adamov (friend) on: Nov 30, 2022

  • Eli we are saddened of the passing of Walter, he was a true friend and will be missed by many people. Our condolences go out to you and the Family. Gary & Linda - Posted by: Gary and Linda Rozmus ( Friends) on: Nov 30, 2022

  • We extend our sympathy to you Elly, and a heartfelt prayer that God's loving presence will bring you comfort as you mourn the loss of your dear husband. We pray that God will grant you the peace that passes all understanding, and the assurance of His everlasting love, to carry you during this time of grieving and sorrow. I cherish fond memories of you as a former colleague, Elly. Remembering you in our hearts and our prayers, Esther Anne and Terrance Klassen - Posted by: Esther Anne and Terrance Klassen (former colleague) on: Nov 29, 2022

  • Deepest sympathy Elly. Walter and yourself will be missed at the Saturday morning breakfast. Take care and Stay safe. Kathy - Posted by: Kathrine Keselowsky (friend) on: Nov 29, 2022

  • Elly, I am so sorry for your loss. - Posted by: Valerie Adams (Former co-worker) on: Nov 29, 2022

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