SCHUEMAKER,  Wallace John (Wal)

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30.5.32 – 14.11.21

Aged 89 Years

Wal passed away suddenly. He was, as he wanted to be, at home. Loving husband of Judy (dec). Father and father-in-law of Jenny and Julio. Proud grandfather of Amanda and Chris, Louise and Dean, Peter and Kate. Pop Wal of Lily, Rory, Isabelle, Abbie, Spencer, and Sophie.

Back with Jude
In God’s Care

 Requiem Mass for the repose of Wal’s soul will be celebrated at St Patrick’s Catholic Church, O’Donnell Street Port Kembla on Wednesday, 24th November 2021 at 11am. Following the Mass his funeral will proceed to Wollongong Lawn Cemetery, Wyllie Road Kembla Grange.

In keeping with NSW public health orders all attendees over the age of 16 must be fully vaccinated. Please arrive early for checking purposes.

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  1. Jenny, Julio and family ,my deepest sympathy on the passing of Pop Wal. A gentle,loving man ,a true gentleman, who will be so sadly missed. He has left many golden memories behind. R.I.P.

  2. Jen and family, our deepest sympathy and condolences. Wal certainly did things ” his way ” and we all have many ,many fond memories of him. He would be so happy to again be with Jude. Thoughts for you all.

  3. Our family send you our deepest condolences on the loss of your dad,, grandfather and great poppy. May he Rest In Peace xx

  4. Rest in peace Wal, travel well. We will be thinking of you from many at Port Kembla Cricket Club. Our sincerest condolences to the family, I will be an apology tomorrow but thinking of you and the family at this time.

  5. Jenny, Julio and family. We are sending you our deepest condolences along with our prayers and love on the death of Wal. We were absolutely surprised when we read his death notice. Love and best wishes to you all. He is back with Jude.

  6. Jenny,Julio and Family,
    So sorry to hear of Wal’s passing.He was a true gentlman and such a wonderful man.
    Our love and condolences to you all.

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