LAKELAND - Walter G. Bertossi, age 76 died peacefully at home March 14, 2010 of heart failure.
Walt was born in Huntington, N.Y. July 5, 1933. Walt was a University of Florida graduate and an avid Gator fan. He was a retired architect (Swilley, Curtis and Bertossi) in Lakeland. Walt served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Walt enjoyed being an active member of the
(Citrus Counsel) and was a 21 year kidney transplant recipient.
Walt is survived by his wife of 51 years Nancy, son Chris, granddaughter Noelle, brother Robert Bertossi.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 501 E. Carter Rd., Lakeland, FL. on Friday March 19, 2010 at 2:00P.M. In lieu of flowers a memorial gift may be made to the
of FL. 1040 Woodcock Rd. Suite 119, Orlando, FL. 32803 in Walts memory.
Condolences may be sent to the family @seiglerfuneralhome.net
. Arrangements entrusted to Seigler Funeral Home, Mulberry, Fl.