|Birth: ||Aug. 3, 1920|
|Death: ||Oct. 18, 2006|
Walter L. Bale, age 86 of Sunbury, died Wednesday evening October 18, 2006 at St. Ann's Hopsital in Westerville.
He was born in Galena on August 3, 1920 to the late Walter and Leona (Wherry) Bale. A Lifelong Delaware County resident and graduate of Orange High School, class of 1938. Walter had worked as a custodian for Big Walnut Schools, a farmer and had worked for North American Aviation and Timken in his earlier years. He and his brother also had an automobile dealership, Bale's Auto Sales, in Sunbury in the 1960's. A WWII Army Air Corp veteran and a member of the Sunbury Christian Church. Walter was a member of the Vibrator's Model A Club in Newark and enjoyed antique cars. He was a past member of the National Farmer Organization.
Survived by his loving Wife of 59 years: Gloria (Smith) Bale; Son: Jerry (Sara) Bale of Centerburg; Grandson: Matt Bale; Brother: Clarence (June) Bale of Lenoir, NC; Niece: Helen (Sam) Kimpel of Mt. Vernon. Great Nieces and Nephews.
Preceded by Brother: Robert "Bob" Bale on March 30, 2002.
Walter White Bale (1895 - 1983)
Leona Wherry Bale (1899 - 1972)
Gloria Smith Bale (1926 - 2010)*
Robert "Bob" W Bale (1918 - 2002)*
Walter Leland Bale (1920 - 2006)
Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Oct 21, 2006
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