Walter Frank Walling, Sr.

January 31, 1930January 7, 2018

Walter Frank Walling, Sr., 87, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018. He was born in Newport News and was a resident of Elberon for 15 years.

Walter served in the U.S. Army. He retired in 1980 from the Newport News Shipyard after 35 years. He was a member of Parkview Baptist Church and American Legion Post #25.

Walter was preceded in rest by his wife, Jane Petterson Walling. He is survived by his daughter, Katherine Jensen; two sons, James Walling and Walter F. Walling, Jr.; grandchildren, Kristie Shields, Zachary Jensen, Candice Walling, Amber Walling, Cameron Walling, and Jaiden Walling; and great-grandson, Eli Jensen.

A celebration of Walter’s life will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, January 12, 2018 at the Parklawn Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel.

Friends are encouraged to visit to share memories and words of condolence with the family.

Arrangements are under the care of Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home and Memorial Park, 2551 N. Armistead Avenue, Hampton, Virginia 23666.


  • Celebration of Life Service Friday, January 12, 2018

Walter Frank Walling, Sr.

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