|(Tuesday - January
12, 2021) - Walter F. Klima Jr., age 78, of Crystal Falls, passed away
on Sunday, January 3, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in
Walter was born February 27, 1942, in Chicago, son
of the late Walter F. Sr. and Patricia (King) Klima. He graduated from
Alpha High School, class of 1959. Following graduation, he proudly
served in the United States Army from 1959 until his honorable discharge
in 1961. Walter worked for International Harvester, Mutligraph
Corporation, and then in construction before managing the Gas Store and
finally owning Wally's Liquor and Party Store.
watching the local sporting events and spending time with family and
Survivors include one son, Walter "Tank" L. (Debbie)
Klima, DePere of Wisconsin; one daughter, Nicole Klima of Howard,
Wisconsin; two granddaughters, Samantha and Kelsey; sister-in-law,
Sharon Klima, Alpha, Mich; two nephews, Robert Klima Jr. and Brian Klima;
two nieces, Brenda Thoe and Madea Klima; and numerous aunts, uncles and
In addition to his parents, Walter was preceded in death
by one brother, Robert Klima.
In accordance with Walter's wishes,
private family services will be held.
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The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home and Cremation
Services of Crystal Falls to honor Walters legacy of life.