Walter Dahl, Jr.
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Obituary of Walter Dahl, Jr.

PMr. Walter Alfred Dahl, Jr. of Port Jervis, NY passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at St. Joseph's Place, Port Jervis.  He was 87.

He was born July 22, 1930 in Saddle River Township, NJ the son of the late Walter Alfred Dahl, Sr. and the late Julia Noonburg Dahl.

He was the widower of the late Eileen Brannon Dahl.

Walter worked for Ford Motor Co., in Mahwah, NJ, Metuchen, NJ and St. Louis, MO in the Paint and Repair Dept.

He proudly served in the U.S. Army in the 82nd Airborne from 1951 - 1953  .

In the late 1950’s and early 1960’s Walter had a company called Dale Archery where he made custom arrows.  He earned many trophies for his Archery skills along with his enjoyment of hunting and fishing for most of his life.

Walter was also an Amateur Boxer and played Semi-Pro Football.  He was an accomplished bowler, bowling in the ABC League in Bergen County, NJ.  Walter owned and operated B & W Pet Supplies in Port Jervis where he specialized in Tropical Fish.

Surviving are:

Daughter:        Deborah Heine & her husband Jeffrey                                  Otisville, NY

Daughter:        Donna Hild                                                                              Port Jervis, NY

Son:                 Douglas Dahl & his wife Nicole                                              Port Jervis, NY

Son:                 David Dahl                                                                              Port Jervis, NY

6 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren

Also several nieces and nephews

Predeceased daughter:  Eileen Mary Dahl

Predeceased sons:  Walter A Dahl & Donald Dahl

Predeceased brother:  Ronald Dahl

Predeceased sister:   Dorothy Scheiblin

Predeceased by his Soul mate Mary Augustin Marquez

To honor Walter’s wishes there will be no visitation and a burial in the East Cochecton Cemetery in Cochecton, NY at the convenience of the family.

Funeral arrangements are by the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY 12771 845.856.5191