HEDIGER, Walter, entered into eternity to be with Jesus and his wife, Zelda, Sunday, January 13, 2013.
Walter was born July 30, 1923, in Wheeling, son of the late Herman and Ida Hediger.
He was a member of Bridgeport United Methodist Church and a U.S. Navy veteran. He was a retired machinist from Bethlehem Gear and Machine Company.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Olga Brockardt.
He is survived by a niece, Louise Casto and her husband Jim, of Wellsburg, WV, and a nephew, Frank Brockardt and his wife, Jamie, of Fair Oaks, CA.
Friends will be received Thursday, January 17, 2013, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger St., Elm Grove, Wheeling (304-242-2311), where friends will also be received Friday, January 18, 2013, from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. with Pastor Jim Hoff officiating. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Gideons, in care of Jim and Louise Casto, 330 ShangriLa Lane, Wellsburg, WV 26070.
Personal condolences may be made to the family at www.kepnerfuneral.com.