MAY 26, 1997
Obituary: Walter W. Wegener
Funeral services were held May 21 at Green's Funeral Home in Redmond for Walter Wegener, 59, of Woodinville. Mr. Wegener, who died May 17, was born in Seattle April 5, 1938. He was a heavy equipment operator and was affiliated with NASCAR auto racing for 41 years.
His survivors include special friend and companion, Gene Wiles; son, Mike Wegener (wife, Joanne), of Kirkland; daughters, Cindy Chesemore (husband, Jim) of Monroe, and Christy Wegener (Darrin Davila) of Brier; brothers, Doc, John, Mike, and Bill Wegener, all Eastside residents; mother, Margaret Wegener of Kirkland; 4 grandchildren, Jessica and Kaitlynn Chesemore, and Zachary and Alexa Wegener; 8 nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, Washington Affiliate, 557 Roy St., Lower Level, Seattle, WA 98109-4219; or the American Heart Association, Washington Affiliate, 4414 Woodland Pk. Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98103.