Walter Joseph Kohl “Jr”, 83, of Biggs, passed away Saturday, January 26, 2013 in Gridley.
Walter was born to Thelma Rose Kohl and Walter Joseph John Kohl, on August 2, 1929, in Biggs. Walter graduated from Biggs in 1947. After school he worked at Kohl's Grocery, in Biggs, then later on at Funks Market, King's Market, Biggs, Rice Mill, and Ben's Toilet. Walter was also in the US Army. Walter was an avid fisherman and hunter.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Tammie Jean Kohl, one brother, Raymond Kohl.
He is survived by his children: Karolyn Gardner and Sharon Lawdermilk, both of Chico; one sister, Barbara Jean Smith, of Yuba City; and numerous step-children he was very proud of. He was a proud grandfather of numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Memorial Service will be held at a later date.