Dec 24, 1946 - Mar 23, 2019
Steve Walter, beloved and devoted husband, father, brother and friend, born December 24, 1946 in Colusa, CA to John & Jean Walter, passed away with his loving family around him on March 23, 2019.
Steve grew up in Arbuckle, CA and graduated from Chico State University where he met, Sara, his wife of 47 years. He was a wonderful father to their daughter, Kelli, and son, Brent. During his Air Force Service, he was stationed in Germany, England and Thailand.
Steve loved his work with wholesale nurseries and retail nurseries in Northern California. Making friends and enjoying plants brought him joy. Steve was a member and elder of Grace Presbyterian Church. He volunteered with the Sacramento Tree Foundation leading tree tours in neighborhoods and in Capital Park. Though he thoroughly enjoyed traveling, he also loved working in the yard and garden, his church group breakfasts, golf with his buddies and spending time with his friends and family.
He is survived by his wife, Sara, children, Kelli and Brent, and brother, Bob (Michelle), nephews John (Rochelle) and Zack, cousins, neighbors and friends.
A service in Steve’s memory will be held on Friday, March 29th at 3:30 pm in the Pavilion Tent at Haggin Oaks Golf Course.
Remembrances may be made to the American Cancer Society or a favorite charity.