Walter Eugene Baehler, 59, of East Alton, passed away in his home.
He was born on June 29, 1954, the son to the late Walter Charles Baehler and Mary Mayberry Baehler.
Walter is survived by his former wife, Grace (Tony) Woods of Athensville, along with their son, Bobby Baehler also of Athensville. Also surviving are his siblings, Charles (Lori) Mayberry of Effingham, James Baehler of Wood River, Mary Maple of Alton, Michael (Anne) Baehler of Hartford, Sharon Chapman of Greenfield, John Baehler of Lawton, OK, Dale Baehler of Carrollton; 12 nieces, four nephews, and numerous great-nieces and nephews.
In accordance with his wishes, cremation rites were accorded.
Online guestbook available at www.pitchfordfuneralhome.com.
Pitchford Funeral Home in Wood River handled the arrangements.