Walter James Fromer
February 10, 1920 - November 29, 1999

Walter James Fromer

Walter James Fromer
Feb 10, 1920 - Nov 29, 1999

Walter James Fromer

Walter Fromer MUSCATINE - Walter James Fromer, 79, of Lutheran Homes, died Monday, Nov. 29, 1999, at Unity Hospital. Services will be 10 a.m. Friday, at the St. Mary Catholic Church, 417 Green St. The Rev. Bernard Weir will officiate. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Lutheran Homes. Mr. Fromer was born on Feb. 10, 1920, in Muscatine, the son of Charles H. and Johanna Maher Fromer. He married Letha Mae Babbitt on Oct. 31, 1945, at the St. Mary's Rectory in Muscatine. He was a member of the St. Mary's Catholic Church. After over 25 years of employment he retired from the Russelloy Foundry in Durant. He also farmed part time. Survivors include two daughters, Raetta Mae Russell and her husband, Ronald, of Blue Springs, Mo., and Elsie Weikert and her husband, Mike, of Muscatine; two grandchildren, Michael Weikert Jr. and his wife, Lori, of Muscatine, and Renee DuPaul and her husband, Chris, of Kansas City, Mo.; five great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Raymond and Ralph Fromer, both of Muscatine. He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and his wife, Letha, in 1996.

 
 

There are no tributes yet.

We encourage you to show your support by adding a tribute above:

  • Share your favorite memory of Walter
  • Offer your condolences to the family
  • Light a virtual candle

Videos

Photos

Add a photo

The services for Walter have not yet been added. Please sign up below to be notified when the services are ready.

Get Notified When a Service is Added

Walter James Fromer

Sign in to add your memory

Login with Facebook

We will never post without permission

Just for verification: we never spam!

Walter James Fromer

Share Photo/Memorial Tributes

Walter James Fromer

Add to Your Calendar

Walter James Fromer

Obit Checkin

Walter James Fromer

Obituary Notifications

Grief Support

Walter James Fromer

Get Updates - tribute notifications

Walter James Fromer

Get Updates - SMS notifications

Thank you for sharing your memory of Walter

Help show your support by providing a gift of flowers and spreading the word.

Spread the Word

Help friends and acquaintances of Walter leave memories by sharing to Facebook

Share to Facebook Share on Facebook