Obituary: Walter Spaelti
December 19, 2012
Walter Spaelti, of Gardnerville, Nev. passed away peacefully Monday, Dec. 17, 2012. He was born in San Francisco Dec. 15, 1917. He graduated from Balboa High School, class of Dec., 1934. Walt attended the University of California, Berkeley where he graduated from the American Institute of Banking. He was in the Army Air Force from 1941 to 1945.
Walter was past President of the Sunset Lion’s Club, and past President of the San Francisco Old Timer’s Baseball Association. He was a member of the S.F. MUNI Board, the Olympic Club, and the Harding Park Golf Club. He retired as a Vice-President of Wells Fargo Bank.
Walter was married to Kathryn for 63 years. Walter is survived by his children, Eileen, Laurel and James. He was preceded in death by his son, Stephen. He is survived by his sister, Audrey; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Gall Catholic Church, 1343 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville, NV at 12 p.m. noon, Friday Dec. 12, 2012.