Walter Gordey, 85, of Brookfield, died March 2, 2015.
Mr. Gordey was born Feb. 7, 1930. He served in the U.S. Navy and worked as a boiler inspector for an insurance company.
He was the husband of the late Eileen B. Gordey (nee Zitko); the father of Susan (Paul) Vanek, Michelle Gordey and Daniel (Gina) Gordey; the grandfather of Kristyn (Eric) Schramm, Kathleen (fiancée Bryan Wilson) Vanek, Nicholas Vanek, Franklin Gordey and Karissa Gordey; the great-grandfather of Brayden Schramm; and the brother of Alex (Shirley) Gordey, Lillian (the late Walter) Brooks, the late John (Barbara) Gordey and George (the late Gloria) Gordey.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, March 4 from 3 to 8 p.m. and on Thursday, March 5 from 10:30 a.m. until an 11 a.m. funeral service at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9447 31st St. in Brookfield. Interment is at Woodlawn Cemetery in Forest Park.