Walter A. Wellinger, 80 of
Kihei on Maui in Hawaii passed away on December 22, 2011 at home under
hospice care. Walter was born on December 25, 1930 in Pittsburg, PA.
Family and friends are invited to attend services that will be held on Saturday, January 14, 2012 at Trinity Episcopal Church By the Sea, 100 Kulanikakoi St., Kihei at 2P.
Walter is survived by his loving wife, Jeanne, devoted son Bill and his
sister Kay Hunt as well as many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in
death by his daughter Tracy Wellinger-Petrie.
Walter served his
country as a navy pilot then became a commercial airline pilot with
Pacific Air Lines in 1959. Walt retired from Republic in 1986 and moved
to Maui in 1987. He volunteered for South Maui citizen patrol for many
Donations in memory of Walt may be made to Hospice Maui, 400 Mahalani St., Wailuku, Hawaii 96973.