Walt was born on Aug. 25, 1940, in Coldwater, Mich., to Fredrick and Isabelle (Adamski) Wordleman. He and Suzanne Young, his companion of 14 years, lived in Plymouth for the past 12 years. He loved working in the yard, in his garage, and cutting wood. They were both avid NASCAR fans. Walt had worked at NISCO in Bremen, Indiana. He served his country in the United States Army and was a member of the American Legion Post 27.
Walt is survived by his companion: Suzanne Young, Plymouth; his daughter: Angie Wordleman, Bremen; his son: Robert Wordleman (Tricia Troyer), Bremen; a grandson: James, Bremen; four brothers and four sisters.
He was preceded in death by his special friend, “Chloe,” his black Lab.
Private services will be held. Van Gilder Funeral Home, Plymouth, has been assisting the family. Memories may be shared at www.vangilderfuneralhome.com