It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Walter on January 19, 2015 at 86 years of age. Beloved husband of 60 years to Shirley (nee Marshall). Cherished father of John & Milica, Patti, James, Terry & Janet, and Sandy & Bob Horvath. Loving grandpa of Alex, Nik, Jason & Jacky, Michael & Eva, Chantelle, and Cassi. Dear great-grandpa of Tarryn, Hanna and Dylan. Survived by his sister Fran Ewing and by many nieces and nephews. He was a retired Assistant Manager from the LCBO. Walter will be sadly missed by his card partners Elsie and Jean. A heartfelt thank you to Dr. Ryan Carlini, Dr. Kadri, Rose Kadri and the nurses on the 5th floor of WRH-Ouellette Campus for their excellent care. If you so desire, donations to Care for Kidneys Foundation would be appreciated by family. Cremation has taken place and a private family service was held. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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