THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Issue Date: August 16, 2018
Wally Faltynski, 74, of Oconto Falls, passed away Sunday evening, Aug. 12, 2018 at UW Hospital with family by his side.
Born Sept. 2, 1943 in Green Bay, to Joseph "Zip" and Dorothy (Weber) Faltynski, he grew up in Green Bay where he attended Public Schools and graduated from East High School in 1961. He then worked for the City of Green Bay.
On July 9, 1966, he married Corale Bourguignon at St. Bernard's Catholic Church and they lived in Green Bay for most of their married lives where he served as a garbage man for 40 years, before retiring to Oconto Falls in 2006.
A member of the Herman's Club, he will be remembered for making tasty booyah, had a great sense of humor and was known as Wall Dog, Seagull and Mr. Booyah.
Survivors are his wife of 52 years, Corale Faltynski, Oconto Falls; three children, Joe (Alice) Faltynski, Jennie (Dennis) Laundrie and Judy (Leo) Johnson, all of Green Bay; seven grandchildren; a sister, Yvonne "Bonnie" (Jim) Delfosse, Green Bay; two sisters-in-law, Verona Faltynski, Green Bay and Sue (Jim) Larsen, Crivitz; two brothers-in-law, Ken Van Lanen, Wild Rose and Jim (Cathy) Jelinski, Crivitz and many nieces; nephews and cousins.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.
Visitation with the urn present will be held at Jones Funeral Service in Oconto Falls on Saturday, Aug. 18 from noon until the time of funeral services at 3 p.m., with Deacon Peter Gard officiating.