Walter Shurack

April 10, 1929July 19, 2013
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Age 84, of Palm Beach Gardens, formerly of Southington, Ct., passed away on July 19, 2013. Walter was born on April 10, 1929 in Southington, Ct. to parents Edward and Sally Shurack.

Walt is survived by his wife, Gloria; grandson, Jason; brother, Ted and sister, Betty. He was predeceased by his daughter, Gina.

A veteran of the United States Air Force, Walt was also a Life Member of Disabled American Veterans and a member of The Loyal Order of Moose 2010. He retired from Pratt & Whitney after forty years of service.

Friends may visit the family at the Howard-Price Funeral Home, 754 US Hwy. 1, North Palm Beach, Fl 33408 on Thursday July 25, 2013 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Clare Catholic Church, 821 Prosperity Farms Rd., North Palm Beach, Fl 33408 on Friday, July 26, 2013 at 10:00am. Interment to follow at Riverside Memorial Park, Tequesta, Fl.


  • Visitation Thursday, July 25, 2013
  • Mass of Christian Burial Friday, July 26, 2013
  • Interment Friday, July 26, 2013

Walter Shurack

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August 2, 2013

Hi Gloria, Just found out about Walt, and want to give you my deepest sympathy. I received a phone call from you and I thank you for that, but I do not have your phone number.
He is no longer ill and he is looking down on you making sure you are okay,

Love you Gloria
Vickie and Dennis Poulsen

Kristine Merritt

July 26, 2013

Take comfort in knowing that now you have a special guardian angel to watch over you. You will be missed Uncle Walt! Rest in Peace..

July 26, 2013

I am so sorry to hear of Walt's passing. I have a lot of fond childhood memories of him and Gloria sharing family get togethers.

July 23, 2013

I will always remember the Walt Shurack sense of humor and laugh.

Dennis Vollendorf

Carolyn Foster

July 23, 2013

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.

bob torsiello

July 23, 2013

worked with walt many years at pratt ..he was a great guy and awesome to work with.. he will be missed.

Denise Bellini

July 22, 2013

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

John Bellini

July 22, 2013

Rest in peace Uncle Walt!
You were a great man