Walter H. "Wally" Ulrich Jr. age 68 of Hartington, Nebraska died on Friday, July 8, 2016 at the Avera Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.
Memorial services will be on Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington with Dennis Knutson officiating. Inurnment will be at the Wynot City Cemetery in Wynot, Nebraska. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the Wintz Funeral Home.
Walter Henry Ulrich Jr. was born on October 13, 1947 in Wagner, SD to Walter H. and Marian Dorris (Petersen) Ulrich. He grew up in Wayne, Nebraska and graduated from Wayne High School. Wally served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam from 1968-1969. He moved to Hartington in 1970 and worked for Orwig Ford in Hartington for 11 years. Wally then worked for Prince Hydraulics Components for 35 years. Upon his retirement he enjoyed camping, hunting, and fishing. He was a very active member of the Legion Riders.
Wally is survived by his son Scott and his wife Sheila Ulrich of Hartington; daughter Stacy Kay of Ponca, NE; significant other Doris Pautler of 21 years, Hartington.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Marian Ulrich Sr.
Messages will be reviewed and posted within 1 business day.
Dear Doris and family, May your memories be filled with joyous times spent together and may your sorrows be few. Thinking of you during these days of loss and wishing you the best.
Ray and Natashia Moser
Doris, Scott and family. So sorry for your loss. Hugs to you all.
Denise Lammers Webbert
Doris & Family:
I am SO sorry to hear about Wally. I didn't know him all that well but when we saw you at the campground, he always spoke to us & made us feel welcome!! I know he will be truly missed by all who knew him. Remember all the good times & laughs you shared with everyone at Eagles Roost!! My thoughts & prayers go out to you all!!
Rojane & Todd Francis
Doris and Family;
So sorry to read of Wally's passing. He an I worked together for several years at HCI. He was a fun guy to be around and he will be dearly missed.
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