Dennis W.'s Story
Dennis W. Walp, May 12, 2017, with his family at his side while under Niagara Hospice Care. Born on August 10, 1936 in Greensburg, PA, he is the son of the late Kenneth and Florence (Smith) Walp.
He graduated Wilson High School where he was a good athlete. Dennis worked at Carborundum as an Engineer retiring in 2000. An avid outdoorsman, who loved hunting, fishing, especially his time bow hunting in Hornell, NY. Dennis enjoyed his time bowling and golfing.
Dennis was predeceased by his wife of 48 years, Ella Mae Pierce, in May 2003. In 2004, he married Suzanne (Cantara) (Martin) Walp. Surviving besides his wife are his children,Christopher (Diana) Walp, Pamela (Thomas) D'Orazio, Sharyle (Stephen) Vitello. Grandchildren, Danielle, DeAnna, Brandon, Justin, Nicholas, and Stephen also five great-grandchildren. Siblings, Kennebac (late Annie) Walp, Sean (Karen) Walp, Connie (Jon) Swick and Dianne (Karl) Ziemendorf.
Services will be held on June 17, 2017 at a time to be announced. Memorial contributions may be made to Niagara Hospice Alliance, 4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport, NY 14094. Arrangements by Hamilton and Clark Funeral Home, 270 Young Street, Wilson.
Published on May 15, 2017