Walter G. Stockmaster, age 68, of New Washington, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. He was born on August 4, 1952 in Bucyrus, Ohio to the late Anthony and Rosalia (Frisch) Stockmaster.
Walter was a 1970 graduate of Attica High School, the last class to graduate before the school district became Seneca East. He was a lifelong Farmer who also worked at RR Donnelley’s for 38 years as a Hoist Driver. Throughout his farming years, taking care of the baby calves was what he enjoyed the most. Walter was known for his sense of humor and love of farm life. He was a lifetime member of St. Bernard Catholic Church in New Washington and was a member of the Knights of Columbus.
Walter is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Teresa “Terrie” (McCamey) Stockmaster, whom he married on April 21, 1990 at St. Michael’s in Findlay, Ohio; four children, Brian A., Andrew R., Ashley R., and Amanda L. Stockmaster; three brothers, Eugene (Ruth) Stockmaster, Robert Stockmaster (Darlene Stuart) and Charles (Sandi) Stockmaster; two sisters, Gertrude McPherson Carter and Marilyn (Paul) Stahl; aunt, Mary Frisch; mother-in-law, Dolores McCamey; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Walter was preceded in death by his sister, Rita Strecker; and father-in-law, George “Elmer” McCamey.
Family and friends may visit at the Secor Funeral Home in New Washington on Monday, April 5, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at St. Bernard Catholic Church in New Washington from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Walter’s funeral mass at 11:00 a.m. with Father George W. Mahas officiating. Burial will follow at St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery in New Washington. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Bernard Catholic Church. Online condolences can be left for the family by visiting www.secorfuneralhomes.com.
Larry Busch - Apr 6, 2021
I can not put into words the emotions that I felt, when I heard about your illness and Walt's passing. Just know all of you are in my thoughts & prayers. Hopefully in the days to come you will remember the joyful times. Try to use these thoughts to comfort you in this time of sorrow. As I said, good thoughts & prayers for you and your family. Cousin, Larry Busch
Karl Lengyel Sr - Apr 6, 2021
So sorry for your loss. May Gods grace surround your family
Ron and Patty Frisch - Apr 6, 2021
To Terri ,children and all Stock master family. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayer during this difficult time.
Lynn Child - Apr 5, 2021
My heartfelt condolences upon the loss of such a beloved soul in Walter. He will be sorely missed by his wife, family, and friends. My thoughts and prayers continue to flow your way.
Sarah & Joe Nye - Apr 4, 2021
Dear Terrie, Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your children during this sad time. Walter was such a wonderful husband and father who truly loved his family. A man of faith who always had a smile and kind words for everyone. May our loving Father and all his Angels welcome him into his Heavenly home. God Bless you all.
Pat & Dick Nieset - Apr 3, 2021
So sorry for your loss, will keep your family in our prayers
Bob and Kathy Sautter - Apr 3, 2021
Our sympathies are with your family in the loss of Walter. He was a good neighbor. Rest in Peace.
Ronald Engard - Apr 2, 2021
Terrie so sorry to hear about Walter prayers and best wishes to you and the kids 🙏
Haspeslagh - Apr 2, 2021
Terrie and family we extend our deepest sympathies. Always seeing the whole family in the same pew is a true testament to your faith. May he rest in peace. Keep your faith, it's not easy , but it is what we are called to do .
Jan Wise. Classmate - Apr 2, 2021
I am sorry for your loss. Walter was airways a pleasant person to be around. Great sense of humor. Wonderful smile. He will be missed.
Richard & Janell Benner - Apr 2, 2021
Sending our deepest sympathy for your loss. You're in our thoughts and prayers.
Eileen Lucius kurtz - Apr 2, 2021
Condolences to the family , will be missed but not forgotten!🙏
Theresa & Eugene Missler - Apr 2, 2021
Rest in peace Walter. Sending our sympathy and prayers to his family and my cousins.
Marsha Hiler Bowsher and Mike Hiler - Apr 2, 2021
So sad to hear of Walter’s passing. It wasn’t long ago that we saw him at dad’s funeral and he seemed fine. Even though we went to different schools we remember the old days waiting for the school buses out in front of our lane.
Frances Newsome-Herbert - Apr 2, 2021
I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and the family. May the memories bring you comfort and the good Lord give you peace that surpassess all understanding. Love you.💔
MELODY MERGENTHALER (Heydinger) - Apr 2, 2021
Many prayers for your family during this difficult time. Walter was always so nice to talk to and I always enjoyed seeing him and the family at church every Sunday! May he Rest In Peace!
Theresa (Kinn) Albers - Apr 2, 2021
Terrie, I am so sorry for your loss; may your memories of Walter and your life together bring you peace.
Angela Schroeder - Apr 2, 2021
We wish to extend our deepest sympathy and will be keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. John and Angel Schroeder
Marlene Iannantuono - Apr 2, 2021
Condolences from the family of Raymond and Justine Wise
Brad and Brittany Kaple and Family - Apr 2, 2021
Terrie and Family, So sorry to hear of Walter passing away. Always had a smile on his face when I'd see him. Prayers of peace and comfort for all of you. May God grant him eternal rest, and let perpetual light shine upon him.
Delbert & Beth Hass - Apr 2, 2021
Terrie & kids, Our prayers to All of your Family, Walter will be Missed So Much, God grant him Eternal Peace. Our love and Sympathy.
Tammi Heefner - Apr 2, 2021
I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for your family.
Cindy Lomba - Apr 1, 2021
Terrie and family so sorry to hear of the passing of your husband and dad. Will keep you on my thoughts and prayers. Cindy
Tim and Pat Mantey - Apr 1, 2021
So sorry for your loss. Keeping the families in prayer
Tom Kessler - Apr 1, 2021
So sorry to hear of Walter's passing. Just talked with him awhile back about a lost dog. Always enjoyed the little time we talked. God Bless his family!
Margie and Benny Hines - Apr 1, 2021
Please accept our deepest sympathy to all of the family. You are in our prayers