Walter Earl Burger age 67 of Farwell, Michigan was requested in heaven Friday October 26, 2012 due to a fatal car accident. He passed away doing what he loved best-helping people. He was born February 7, 1945 to Harvey Earl & Mary (Stafford) Burger in Lake, MI.
He leaves his loving wife of 48 years , Beverly (Johnson) Burger, daughter Dawn (Wilhelm) Gahabka of Cape Coral, FL, son Shawn Burger of Farwell,loving sisters MargeColosky of Birch Run, MI and Ruth (Jim) Hall of Flint, MI. He was a proud grandfather to grandsons James, Joseph, Joshua, & Jarin Burger, granddaughters Sabrina & Samantha Gahabka, great granddaughter Payton Burger and many nieces , nephews. Walt was preceded in death by his parents and sister MaryLouise (Burger) Thomas.
He enjoyed cooking, fishing, hunting and being surrounded by his loving family. He was the charter president of the F.O.E. ClareAerie 3977. He spent most of his life in the Farwell area.
Cremation services were handled by Lux Funeral home of Mt. Pleasant, MI. There will acelebration of his life held at the Clare Eagles 11227 S.Grant Ave. Clare, MI 48617 on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012 from 1:00-3:00 P.M for all family and friends.Memories and pictures can be posted on Lux funeral home site www.charlesrlux.com. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the family.