His wife, Lynn Helmke, posted on Facebook that he “died peacefully, surrounded by those he loved the most. He was tired and ready to go into the arms of his mom and dad and his Loving Jesus.” Please keep Lynn and Walter’s family in your prayers.
Visitation: Tuesday, December 17, 3:00-7:00 p.m. (Sturino Funeral Home, 3014 Northwestern Ave., Racine)
Wednesday, December 18, 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. (Holy Communion Lutheran Church, 2000 W. 6th St., Racine)
Funeral service: Wednesday, December 18, 11:00 a.m. (Holy Communion Lutheran Church, 2000 W. 6th St., Racine)
Our lives have been forever changed by the friendship that so many of us in the Racine community have shared with him over the past 30 years. Please keep Lynn, Laura, Shawn, Kayla and all family members in your prayers.