FRANKE, Walter - Born on April 11, 1935, Walter passed away April 11, 2017, on his 82nd birthday, at Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto with his family at his side.
Beloved husband of 57 years of Ann Franke.
Lovingly remembered by his children Karen and Bill Donaldson, Christian and Darcy Franke; grandchildren Brandon, Amber (Tanner), Holly, Damian, extended grandchildren Brody (Sherrie) and Cody.
Fondly loved by the entire Ruder clan including Karl and Christa, Gordon and Angele, Sarah Louise, Samuel, Peter and Suzanne, Ryan, Madeline, Carolyn and Tony, Taylor and Noah.
Survived by his brothers Rudy and Paul, predeceased by his brothers Fritz, Heniz, Gunter, Willy and by his sisters Hilda and Erna. Sadly missed by his brother-in-law and life-long friend Karl Ruder and also by his many friends.
Private family cremation arrangements.
Memorial Donations to the War Amps would be appreciated by the family and can be arranged through the Gordon A. Monk Funeral Home, P.O. Box 427 Minden, Ontario.