Walter L. Figert, 83

Walter L. Figert, 83, Wabash, died July 2 at Miller’s Merry Manor East in Wabash.

He was born on Oct. 16, 1929 to Walter E. and Pearl (Grisso) Figert. He was one of 11 children.

Walter worked at B. Walters in Wabash from 1947 to 1992. He also worked at Rock City Café where he enjoyed visiting with friends and family.

He is survived by one son, Jerry L. Figert, Wabash; one sister, Reberta Baumbauerb, Wabash; two brothers, Malcom Figert, Ky., and Earl Figert, Fla.; five grandchildren, Joe (Lisa) Gribben, Wabash; Rachel Disky, Wabash; Derek (Meg) Brock, Wabash; Zachary Figert, Roann; and Samuel Figert, Roann. He also has five great grandchildren.

The McDonald Funeral Home, Wabash, handled arrangements. Walt’s wishes were to have no services.

Posted on 2013 Jul 08