Walter "Wally" G. Noeske passed away on Tuesday January 11, 2022 at the age of 91. He was proceeded in death by his parents Frederick and Marie, his wife Nancy, his brothers Frederick and Gerald and his sisters Delores (Glen), Jeanette (Paul), Lucille (Bill), Florence (Paul), Monica (Mack) and Mary, his daughters Mary and Debra (Clayton) and his long time companion Minnette "Doll".
He is survived by his sister Carol (Larry), his sister-in-law Mary, his children Brian (Vicki) and Kimberly (Jeff), his grandchildren Christopher (Kiara), Brittany, Blake (Katie), Carson (Joy) and Jeffrey, his great grandchildren Wynter, Kaylei, Kelsey, Kyah and Snoh, his cherished friend Dao, cousins, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Wally was a devoted son, brother, father, grandfather, uncle and "God Father" to many of his nieces and nephews. A devout Catholic, he served as an alter boy at St. Monica's Church and an usher at various churches. He attended Whitefish Bay High school and was active in many sports. He was also a member of the Golden Palace softball league.
From the age of 12 he worked at Kitzrow's Greenhouse. He eventually took over and owned Noeske's Greenhouse for over 50 years until he retired at 65. When he wasn't working he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, golfing and taking trips. He was generous and a great help to those who needed him. He was loved by many and will be greatly missed.
Memorial Services will be held at a later date.