September 14, 1914 ~ November 7, 2002
In Wallingford, Nov. 7, 2002, Walter J. Grele formerly of Hamden Common, Hamden, husband of Alma Zeeck Grele. Born in Seymour Sept. 14, 1914, a son of the late Jacob and Elsie Fassbender Grele. He retired as a welder from the Luders Co. of Norwalk He was an avid fisherman. Beside his wife, he is survived by step children, Virginia Albraccio of Wallingford, Frank Dorman of Fair Haven, VT and Kenneth Dorman of Barnstable, MA and a niece, Arlene Pregman of Hamden. He was predeceased by his first wife, Helen White Grele and a brother, Raymond Grele. Funeral service at BEECHER AND BENNETT, 2300 WHITNEY AVE., HAMDEN, Saturday, Nov. 9, at 11 A.M. Friends may call one hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be sent to the Connecticut VNA, Hospice and Palliative Care, PO Box 70, Wallingford, CT 06492.