Waldemar “Wally” A. Piehler
Waldemar “Wally” A. Piehler (BS Chem Egr '52), age 83, died April 9, 2011, in Summerfield, Fla. His wife of 59 years, Susan, preceded him in death in December 2010. He is survived by his children, Deborah L. (Joseph) Russo, Randall J. (Virginia) Piehler, and Cynthia S. Piehler; seven grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
Piehler was in the ROTC with the U.S. Army during World War II while attending college at Michigan State University. After receiving his bachelor’s degree, he worked for many years for Consumers Power and retired from the company as a gas distribution executive. A memorial service for Wally and Susan was planned for sometime this summer in East Jordan, Mich.