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Walter Bennie Wiersma

April 22, 2022


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Walter Bennie Wiersma

April 22, 2022


Walter Bennie Wiersma, 70, of Marne, Michigan, passed away on April 22, 2022, at Allied Services Hospice Center, Wilkes-Barre.


He was born in the Netherlands, a son of the late Albert and Alice Wiersma. He was a graduate of High Bridge High School in High Bridge, NJ. Prior to retiring, Walter was formerly employed at Meijer Gas Station, Michigan and later in the construction industry as a flooring installer.


Walter was preceded in death by his son Walter Wiersma, Jr., and by his siblings, Susan Faber and Bennie Wiersma.


Surviving are his children, Jennifer Kruzel (Charles, Jr.), Wapwallopen; Jason Wiersma, Tamaqua; Kris Wiersma, Wilkes-Barre and Kelly Bogaski, Plymouth; 9 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; sister Trina Bolt, MI; and many nieces and nephews.


A visitation will be held on Friday from 5-7 P.m. at the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre. A Memorial service for Walter will follow at 7 P.M. Rev. Carol E. Coleman will officiate.


Condolences can be sent by visiting Walter’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.