Walter P. Meyer Jr.

Walter P. Meyer Jr., 66, of West Bend, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 28, 2010, at his residence.

He was born on Sept. 20, 1944, in West Bend to Walter H. Meyer Sr. and Florence C. Wagner. He attended St. Mary’s Grade School and then graduated from West Bend High School, class of 1962. Walter completed one year of college at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, and then began his career as an iron worker. He enjoyed fishing, watching NASCAR (a shared interest with his mother) and was a member of the West Bend YMCA. Walter also enjoyed traveling and worked in such places as Hawaii, Australia and Nevada.

Walter is survived by his mother, Florence; his two sisters, Ann Stoffel of West Bend and Mary (Ronald) Krell of West Bend; a sister in-law, Jean Gorman of West Bend; special friends, Pat and Sean Collins and their families; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends. Florence married William Lehmann Sr. in 1982 and Wally is further survived by his step-brothers, Dale (Marlene) Lehmann of Minocqua and William (Clare) Lehmann Jr. of Kewaskum.

He was preceded in death by his father, Walter Meyer Sr.; brother, John Meyer; and step-father, William Lehmann Sr.

Private family services were held.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. Please share your memories of Walter online at