Zachary G. Wahl

Zachary G. Wahl

Zachary passed away peacefully at home on Jan. 19, 2013 surrounded by his parents and brothers. He was 13. Zach was a joyous, smiling force in our lives and the lives of those he touched. Despite having been diagnosed at age 2 with MPSIII, a rare genetic disorder, he lived life with great happiness, courage, and love.

Zach is survived by his parents, Gordy and Tanya Wahl, brothers Ethan (8) and Skylar (5) of Bellevue, WA; grandparents Donna and Wayne Freymuth of Lynnwood, WA; and a large extended family of 16 aunts and uncles and many cousins and second cousins that shared his life and who loved and cared deeply for him.

There will be a memorial service held on Saturday, February. 9, 2013, 5:30 PM at East Shore Unitarian Church, 12700 SE 32nd St, Bellevue, WA 98005. The family requests donations be given to The National MPS Society, (

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Published in The Seattle Times on Jan. 27, 2013