Walter J. Schmidling Jr.

Walter J. Schmidling Jr. found peace surrounded by loved ones on Wednesday, August 31, 2016, at the age of 91.

He is survived by his sons James, William and Michael (Dawn); his grandchildren Raideen, Jamie, Kristina, Katie, Cassie, Andrea and Dominique; his daughter-in-law that was always there for him, Arlene; and his neighbors from Kopmeier Drive, the Zellingers and the Beres, who defined what being a neighbor meant. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Doris (nee McWilliams); his son Gerald; and his granddaughter Melissa.

Private services will be held at a later date and time.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association are appreciated.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 262-5674459 or visit online at