Walter S. Bland, Jr.
Dec. 6, 1947 — May 17, 2013
Walt was a loving father who loved the Lord and his church family. Walt was 65 years old when he passed to his heavenly father.
He served 17 years in the Army. He loved to camp and fish with his children, grandchildren and his step-children. Walt worked at the Union-Bulletin for 20 years when he retired.
Walt is survived by his spouse, Helen, of seven years; his children, Sara, Kris, Andrea and Matthew; step-children; sisters, Barbette, Lydia and Nelda; cousins; nieces; nephews; and his grandchildren.
Memorial service will be at the Living Water Baptist Church at 1470 Wallula Ave, on June 1, 2013, at 1 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the VA Puget Sound Fisher House,1660 S. Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, or to Helpline of Walla Walla.