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ZIMMER, Walter Daniel

Walter Daniel Zimmer born June 12, 1935 in Pittman, Saskatchewan, passed away September 23, 2015 in Kelowna, BC.


Survived by his loving wife Sandra, daughters Chris (Doug), Linda (Howard), Kim (Mark), Denise(Ajey); son Danny (Kirsten); grandchildren Matthew, David, Jake, Lane and Nate; brothers Ron (Phylis), Gerry (Jeannette). Predeceased by his parents Anne and Daniel Zimmer.


Walt helped his father on the farm from a young age, taking over the farm after his father retired in 1959. After retiring from farming, he worked for Polaris Snowmobiles in sales turning his passion into racing snowmobile’s professionally for Polaris. Walt worked in farm equipment sales for many years and chose a career as a realtor prior to retiring to Kelowna in 1995.


Walt was a member of the Elks Lodge in Regina and Kelowna. He had the pleasure of coaching his son Danny in curling and baseball. He enjoyed snowmobiling, rv’ing, curling, golf, slow pitch, volleyball, camping, fishing and was a dedicated Rider Fan. He represented BC in the Senior’s National Curling Championship in 1998. Walt had a passion for woodworking.


A special thanks to Dr. L. O’Neill and the staff at Sun Pointe Village for being so amazingly dedicated, loving and caring and all of your efforts to make Walt feel a part of your family at Sun Pointe. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, September 26th at 10:30 am at Sun Pointe Village, 700 Rutland Road North, Kelowna, BC.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sun Pointe Village or Alzheimer Society. If you wish to send a condolence, post photos or share a memory, please scroll down the page to the area called “Share Your Condolences.”

Saturday, September 26th at 10:30 am

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The service for ZIMMER, Walter Daniel is scheduled for Saturday, September 26th at 10:30 am. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

Address & Contact for Service Location:

Sun Pointe Village

700 Rutland Road North Kelowna, BC


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  • Darrell & Reg Liski says:

    Sincere sympathies to the whole Zimmer family from us. We share your sorrow & pray for healing to come with time & the comfort of God, family & friends. Love & blessings to all…

  • Sandra & Rick Hand says:

    Please accept our sincere condolences. We hope you are able to remember the good days you have enjoyed with your Dad. Our thoughts are with you all.

  • Wanda, Rogan, Taylor and Mac says:

    Our hearts go out to you all in your time of sorrow. May the wonderful memories with Dad, Walt, stay strong and give you great pleasure in the days ahead. Love and blessings to you all.

  • Andy & Sylvia Smoliak says:

    Words seem so inadequate at a time like this. But know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. May your memories sustain you as you grieve the loss of Dad and husband. May God comfort you in your time of sorrow.

  • Gery and Audrey Harris says:

    With deepest sympathy to you and your family, our thoughts go out to you today.

  • Shirley Liski says:

    My condolences to you Sandy and also to Chris (Doug). May your husband/dad rest in peace. May the Lord be with you all in this time of sorrow.

  • Myron Pawlust says:

    Linda and family:
    Sorry for the loss of your Father.

  • Lisa (Stankov) Gould says:

    Dear Zimmer Family,
    Please accept my heartfelt condolences. My apologies for the tardiness, I only recently learned of the passing of Mr. Zimmer. I have many fond memories of growing up down the street from the Zimmer Family, May you all find comfort in the cherished memories you created as a family.
    With sympathy,
    Lisa (Stankov) Gould

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