Walter Burkheimer, Jr.

Walter Burkheimer, Jr.

Walter Burkheimer, Jr., age 61, of Darien, died on Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, at home. He was born in Janesville on Feb. 9, 1951, the son of Walter and Dorothy (Hergert) Burkheimer. He graduated from Janesville High School, and had been employed by the Iron Workers Local 498 of Rockford.

Walter is survived by his son, Tyson (Michele) Burkheimer of Clinton; daughter, Jamie Burkheimer; 4 siblings: David Burkheimer, Brian Burkheimer, Jason (Tracy) Burkheimer and Jane Burkheimer; 4 grandchildren; and his former wife, Debora Burkheimer of Fraser, CO. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, James.

A Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.