Deacon Walter F., 89, on September 17, 2013 of Teaneck. Born in Vienna, Austria. Beloved husband of the late Geraldine. Devoted father of Helen and her husband Joe Henline; Christine and Stephen Lynn. Dear brother in law of Pat Brunkhorst and Bea Peterman. Loving uncle of Mark and Jan, Michael and Christl, Bea and Glenn, Linda and Gary, Rick and Marcey, Roger and Diane, Bob and Debbie Ann and great-uncle of Katie, Jonathan, Michelle and Makoto, Clara, David, Trevor, Andy and Cindy, Lindsey, Morgan, Scott, Cara and Ariella. Before retiring in 2002 he owned Lynn Art Offset, NY for 34 years. Walter was a deacon and parishioner at St. Joseph's R.C. Church, Bogota. He volunteered his ministry at Hackensack University Medical Center for 5 years. He was an Army
Veteran of WWII
; a Vienna Cub Scout; member of the Swedish Ski Club of NJ; member and marathoner with Team In Training, LLS; and a member of the Vermont Local Berry Union # 12. The family will receive friends at Petrik Funeral Home, 140 Palisade Avenue, Bogota on Sunday from 3-8 PM. Funeral Mass at St. Joseph's R.C. Church on Monday at 10:30 AM. Interment Maryrest Cemetery, Mahwah. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the NJ Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 14 Commerce Drive, Suite 301, Cranford, NJ 07016 or
, 30 E 33rd St #3, New York, NY 10016 would be appreciated.