Obituaries

Walter F Gorham

April 1, 1928 - December 31, 2018

Walter  F  Gorham

Obituary

Belvidere, IL

Walter F. Gorham, 90, of Belvidere, IL, died peacefully December 31, 2018 in Rockford, IL. He was born April 1, 1928 in Belvidere the son of Donald and Gertrude (Johnson) Gorham. Walter married the love of his life Audrey Mae Anderson on July 16, 1950 in Belvidere. He proudly served his country in the Korean War with the United States Army. Walter was a member of the VFW Post 1461 and Belvidere American Legion. Walter was passionate about fishing, playing cards and enjoyed old cars.

He is loved and missed by his children, Doug (Gilda) Gorham, Janice (Mike) Ziebka, Jason (Michelle) Gorham, Donald (Elizabeth) Gorham; daughter-in-law, Barb Gorham; grandchildren, John (Stephanie), Steve (Emileigh), Regina, Kirsten (Taylor), Monika (Dan), Abigail, Alayna, Claire, Leslie as well as 5 great-grandchildren. Walter is preceded in death by his wife, Audrey; son, Craig Gorham; parents and sister, Donna Mousel.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Sunday, January 6, 2019 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL. A visitation will be held 9:00 a.m. until the time of service. Burial in Belvidere Cemetery. Memorials to the American Cancer Society or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. To light a candle or share a condolence please visit www.AndersonFCS.com

Service Schedule

Sunday, January 6, 2019

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A visitation will be held 9:00 a.m. until the time of service.

Sunday, January 6, 2019

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Sunday, January 6, 2019 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL.

Belvidere Cemetery

Burial in Belvidere Cemetery.

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Always I will remember Walt, He preserved and handled so many
issues, Bless you all as we remember and honor Walt Gorham.

Ronald Huntress 2019-01-06T10:05:32

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers during this time.

Ed and Bonnie Gover 2019-01-05T12:06:52

I ALWAYS LOVED HIS LITTLE ZIGGER WISE CRACKS. SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSE.

Linda GRAY 2019-01-03T23:36:21

Many memories revolving around the Gorham’s, Romine’s and card games..they make us smile as we think about the good old days…may Walt Rest In Peace. We send our deepest sympathy.

Jody and Karin Ferguson 2019-01-03T15:54:25

Leroy will always remember Water Audrey his mom and dad Gilbert and Helen Romine Kenny and Shirley Ferguson playing cards every weekend. Sorry for your loss Walter will be missed

Leroy and Cheryl Romine 2019-01-03T15:22:16

Will miss Walt for his wisdom and great sense of humor. So sorry for your loss. RIP

Judy Gorham Lamping 2019-01-02T22:13:09

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