Obituary for William C.I. "Bill" Walk Sr.
William "Bill" C.I. Walk, Sr., 83, of Tyrone, passed away on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at UPMC in Altoona.
Bill was born on March 26, 1934 in Port Matilda, a son of the late Chandler M. and Ruth Riggleman Walk.
Bill is survived by his daughters, Donna Weber of Lancaster, Jane Ruth Walk of Spangler, his sons, Billy Walk, Jr., of Tyrone, Lloyd J. Walk of Somerset , Chris Walk of Tyrone and Harold Walk of Spangler, also surviving are his two grandchildren Megan Tangeman and Naomi Walk and his three great grandchildren. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his eight brothers and four sisters. Also preceding him in death was his companion of 22 years, Dorothy Diantoniis. Bill was a veteran having served in the U.S. Navy from 1951 - 1955. Bill was of the Protestant Faith, he enjoyed horse racing, watching football, tennis, and assembling puzzles.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at the Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home, 201 Spring St., Milesburg, with Pastor James Walk officiating.
Family and friends will be received from 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. on Friday, June 2, 2017 at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery, Union Twp., Centre Co., PA.
Funeral Arrangements are under the direction of Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home, 201 Spring St., Milesburg.
Online condolences may be made at www.deankwetzlerfuneralhome.com