Thomas A. Walter Sr., age 46 of Upper Sandusky died at 7:48 p.m. on Wed. May 2, 2012 in the Ohio State University Medical Center. He was born Feb. 13, 1966 in Spring Valley, IL to Dennis V. & Sandra S. (Martin) Walter who survive in Granville, IL. On Feb. 9, 2007 he married Arica L. Pratt who survives in Upper Sandusky. Mr. Walter is survived by his children Thomas Jr. (Sara) Walter, Fostoria, William Walter, a grandson Grayson Walter, brothers Dennis Jr. (Jennifer) Walter, Virginia Beach, VA, Scott Walter, of Seatonville, IL, sisters, Laurie (Randy) Borio, of Granville, IL, Sue (Howard) Dennis, of McNabb, IL. He is also survived by aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corps. Mr. Walter worked at Walmart, Upper Sandusky and had previously worked for the former Blackhawk Automotive in Ohio, Mennie's Machine Company and Granville Goodyear. He was an avid Red Sox Baseball fan. Memorial contributions may be made to the James Cancer Center at the James Development Office 660 Ackerman Rd, P.O. Box 183112 Columbus, Ohio 43218-3112.
Celebration of his life will be at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at Dysart - Cofoid Funeral Chapel Granville. Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at the funeral chapel.