On April 15, 2017, passed away peacefully at Rosewood Hospital, aged 94 years. Dearly loved husband of Mieke (Mary) and Anneliese (deceased), loved father and father-in-law of Reinhard and Susie, Helen and Rob, Edie (deceased), Gordon and Lyn, Michael and Leceria, Gary and Donna, John and Beth, Leanne (deceased); John and Alice Davison, Mitchel Roos, loved Opa of all his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Special thanks to the wonderful staff of Rosewood Rest Home and Hospital for their care of “Papa”. Messages may be addressed to PO Box 160, Kaiapoi 7644. The Service to celebrate Walter’s life will be held in our AvonPark Chapel, corner Kerrs and Pages Roads, Linwood, on Monday April 24 at 2pm, private cremation thereafter.