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Walter John Smela

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Walter was born on February 23, 1944 and passed away on Friday, September 6, 2019.

Walter was a resident of Loveland, Colorado at the time of passing.

Walt was born on February 23, 1944 in Detroit, Michigan to Walter & Helen Smela while his father was serving overseas in the Second World War. Walter graduated from Orchard Lake St. Mary's Preparatory School in 1962 and enlisted in the US Army in May of 1963.

Memorial Mass will be celebrated at St John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Loveland on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 10:30am, with a reception at the church following Mass. Walt's inurnment will be held at the Loveland Burial Park Columbarium.

In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that, in his honor, you either make a donation to Orchard Lake St Mary's School or to a charity of your preference.