Walter Jacob Nicholas Ahr, age 98, of Broadview, beloved husband of the late Ethelyn, nee Giese; loving father of Janet (Peter) Makris, Marvin (Marilyn) and Robert (JoEllyn); dear grandfather of April (Frank) Balon, Cindy (Glen) Streit and the late Stephanie Makris; fond great-grandfather of Halyn Balon, Joshua Streit, Kevin Streit and Scott Bartels; beloved brother of, all predeceased, Ann (Eugene) Forsythe, Elsie, Harry (Ethel) and Raymond (Ethel); loving uncle of Charles (Susan) Forsythe, Carole Ahr (John) Woodruff, Darlene Giese (Steven) Jettner and Lynn Giese (Vernon) Kidd. Employed for 45 years with Commonwealth Edison, retiring in 1970. Family and friends will be received at Conboy-Westchester Funeral Home, 10501 W. Cermak Rd., Westchester (2 blks W. of Mannheim), on Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated to the American Parkinson's Disease Aossociation, 2100 Pfingsten Rd., Room B100, Glenview, IL 60025. Info, 708-F-U-N-E-R-A-L.