Walter Fredrick Colvin, age 82, of Brainerd, passed away on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at Essentia-St. Joseph’s Medical Center. Walter was born in Brainerd on July 11, 1936 to George & Julia (Blazer) Colvin. He married Marsha Eliseuson and together they had three children. He served his country in the US Army and worked as a logger for 25 years, and at Landsburg Nursery for 7 years.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Marsha; children: Melody Colvin of Brainerd, Laura (Robert, Sr) Dale of Aurora, MN, and Wayne (Lena) Colvin of Erhard, MN; 6 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren.
Walter is preceded in death by his parents; and siblings.
A memorial service celebrating Walter’s life will be held on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 11AM at Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home – BRAINERD CHAPEL. Visitation will be one hour before the service. Interment will be at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery.
Caring for Walter and his family
Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home
Brainerd Chapel 218 829 3581