Marvin R. Wallner

wallner368_webMarvin R. Wallner, age 89, of Friendship, Wisconsin passed away Thursday, October 13, 2016 at his home.

Memorial services will be 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship. Pastor Joel Gilbert will officiate. Marvin’s son, Dan Wallner will give the eulogy. Visitation will be 11:00 a.m. until the time of service on Saturday at Roseberry’s Funeral Home.

Marvin was born December 17, 1926 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Ignatz and Della Wallner.

Marvin attended school in Milwaukee and then enlisted in the United States Navy serving during WWII. He was honorably discharged as a Gunner’s Mate in 1946. Marvin married Mary Louise Komatz on September 20, 1947 in West Allis, Wisconsin. During his career he worked for the Wisconsin Ice and coal company and went on to retire from Milwaukee County after working for the transit department, Milwaukee county Zoo and the Highway Department as an equipment operator for 23 years. Following his retirement in 1985, Marvin moved to Adams County.

Marvin enjoyed snow skiing, golf, traveling and spending time with family. He was a member of the Moundview Golf Course where he served as president for many years.

Marvin was preceded in death by his parents, Ignatz & Della Wallner; father-in-law and mother-in law, Mathew & Fannie Komatz; brothers, Harry, Edward, and Charles; sisters, Edna Plutshack and Evelyn Grafenauer; Sisters-in-law, Mary Wallner, Eleanor Wallner, Florence Wallner, Charlotte Wallner, Avis Komatz, Rose Kramer, Ann Buchanan, Kathleen Komatz, and Marilou Komatz; Brothers-in-law, Michael Plutshack, Lawrence Grafenauer, Ernest Komatz, Joseph Komatz, Paul Kramer,  Matthew Komatz, and Robert Buchanan.

Survivors include his Wife, Mary Wallner; Brother, Bruce Wallner; children, Daniel (Tara) Wallner, Randal Wallner, Richard (Teri) Wallner, and Michael (Toni) Wallner; brother-in-law,  Edward (Sue) Komatz;  grandchildren, Megan (Scott) Fritton, Nicole (Joel) Gilbert, Raeann (Bryan) Volk, Jessica Wallner, Cortney (Dan) Wallner, Brandon Wallner, and Jason (Amy) Wallner; great-grandchildren, Keelie, Kensey, and Paisley Gilbert, Josiah and Nathan Fritton, Josh, Blayde, and Boede Wallner, Tatum, Julisa, Zaedee, and Tanyon Volk, Kaitlyn Bergeron, Hailee Wallner, Adalyn Sytsma, Mckenna Robbins, and Paisley Sunderlage and many nieces and nephews.

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  1. Bob and Colette Wallner says:

    Sending out thoughts, prayers and love to Aunt Louise and family.

  2. Lilah Hammond says:

    Mary and family So sorry to hear of Marves passing. Prayers for you and your family.

  3. Ronnie and Roger Crowley says:

    Dearest Nikki and family,
    Roger and I send our deepest sympathies and love to you and your beautiful family.

  4. Jennifer Homp says:

    Sorry for your loss Wallner’s, family, and friends. God bless.

  5. Patricia Schiefer says:

    So sorry to hear of Mar.s passing I will miss him. He was such a good gulfer and Im sure the gulfers will miss him.God will take good care of him
    Mary it was good to see you.Take care of yourself.

  6. Katie says:

    Rick and family,
    Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
    With our deepest sympathy,
    Kurt and Katie

  7. Shana Miklavicic says:

    My deepest sympothy goes out to the entire family. May you find peace in all the wonderful memories you have of him and know his love will continue to surround all of you.


    It is never easy to say goodbye no matter when and why but in god who we love and trust he will be there for you all during this difficult time you just need to ask…..Special words of love and prayers to my good friends Sue and Ed at this time.

  9. Valerie Mecklenburg says:

    So sorry to all for your loss.

  10. Raul Mercado says:

    Sorry for your loss. Condolences from the Mercado Family!!!!

  11. Kathi & Bob Warzynski says:

    Sending love and support to Aunt Louise and the entire family.

  12. Don and Karen Rathke Hartwig says:

    Prayers and Sympathy to the family and friends.

  13. Sue Komatz says:

    REST IN PEACE UNCLE MURPH”..It was a long/difficult road..You are in Heaven with friends/family now.Louise is strong and has MUCH support!! Love from Ed KOMATZ FAMILY

  14. Peg & Loren Lecy(Henriksen) says:

    so sorry on your loss.