Weslie W. "Wes" Walters, 63, of Beloit, WI, passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2019 in his home surrounded by his family and friends.
He was born October 8, 1955 in Beloit, WI, the son of Edward B. and Ardella M. (Wood) Walters. Wes was a graduate of Delavan High School. He married Peggy (Hale) Schindler in 1995.
Wes farmed the Delavan area with his father for many years. He was also employed by General Motors, retiring in 2009. Wes enjoyed traveling, horse back riding, hunting, fishing, and sitting by the pond in the backyard.
Survivors include his wife, Peggy of Beloit, WI; children, Tara Gatlin of OH, Amy Schaaf of Beloit, WI, Jacob (Emily) Walters of Glenco, MN, Leea (Brad) Drescher of Janesville, WI, and Jessica Laurie of Hudson, WI; 9 grandchildren; sisters and brother, Gail (Norman) Kingston, Karol Garetson, Crystal (Dick) Larrubee, Edward Walters and Gerri (Doug) Utter; brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, neighbors, other relatives and friends.
He was predeceased by his parents, sister Caren, and brother-in-law Dean Garetson.
Memorial service for Wes will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 13, 2019 in the Daley Murphy Wisch & Associates Funeral Home and Crematorium, 2355 Cranston Road, Beloit, WI. Visitation of remembrance will be from 1:00 p.m. until the time of service Saturday in the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.daleymurphywisch.com