Walter H. Newquist, 94, of Melbourne passed away peacefully with his children at his side on Friday, February 15, 2013 in Melbourne.
He moved here in 1949, was a retired Master Sergeant in the USAF and a veteran of WW II, Korea & Vietnam. He later also retired from civil service at PAFB.
Survivors include his son Michael (Janette) Newquist, daughters Deborah Cremer, Kathleen Vogl (Bob), Janet (Jim) Hunt & Patricia Newquist, 9 grandchildren, brothers David, Daniel & Jerome Newquist. Preceded in death by his beloved wife Dorothy.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church on Thursday February 21st at 1:30pm.
Anyone planning an expression of sympathy is asked to consider the Daily Bread.
Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Feb. 20, 2013