Walter V. Wochna

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 30 May 2020 at 5:40 pm

Walter WochnaWalter V. Wochna, 78, of Albion, died May 29, 2020 in Orchard Manor Nursing Home following a short illness. He was born Nov. 24, 1941 in Rochester to Walter F. and Madeline Wochna and had lived in the area since 1971.

Walter was a “homebody” who enjoyed gardening and fixing things, thus earning him the titles of “Mr. Fix-it” and “Jack of all trades.”

Mr. Wochna was predeceased by his wife, Cheryl; and a brother, Michael Francis Wochna.

He is survived by his son, Bradley W. Wochna of Kendall; and a daughter, Susan (Larry Shompert) Haibach of Kendall.

There will be no visitation. Walter’s service and interment will be held privately in Millville Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Genesee County SPCA, 3841 W. Main St. Road, Batavia NY 14020.

Walter’s arrangements have been entrusted to Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc. of Albion. To share a special memory of Walter, please visit