April 19, 2019 – Hartford, WI – Walter “Wally” Welleman, 71, of Hartford, passed away Friday, April 19, 2019 at Shorehaven Rehabilitation in Oconomowoc.
Wally was born March 4, 1948 in Milwaukee to Francis and Winnifred (nee Tuckwell) Welleman. He was united in marriage to Gail Ignaszak on October 9, 1976 in Milwaukee at Albright United Methodist Church.
Wally worked for over 30 years A.O. Smith/ Tower Automotive in Milwaukee. He most of all loved spending time with his family, especially, playing ball with his grandson Silas. Wally was a wonderful loving husband and dad and will be deeply missed by all.
He is survived by his children Kyle Welleman and Carrie (Adam) Schaefer and grandson Silas. His brother in-law Michael Ignaszak of Menomonee Falls; sister-in-law Lori (David) Schmitz of Oswego, Illinois. Wally is further survived by other relatives and many friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents, and beloved wife Gail in 2010.
Funeral Services for Wally will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Shimon Funeral Home (824 Union St. Hartford, WI). Visitation at the funeral home from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.