WELLAND – Accomplished Wellander Walter “Wally” Mole died Sunday, September 24 at Tufford Nursing Home, St. Catharines. He was 91.
Mr. Mole was born in Welland and lived here his entire life. He was a well known real estate salesman for many years, eventually owning his own company.
He was high profile in the community through involvement with several groups and organizations. According to the death notice, Mr. Mole’s affiliations included: past president of the Welland Club, Kiwanis Club, Welland Badminton Club, Welland Tennis Club, Welland and District Real Estate Board and past chairman of the Welland Sports Wall of Fame and Welland Rose Festival committee.
“He was most proud of his being enshrined on the Sports Wall of Fame for badminton, baseball, cricket and tennis. His crowning achievement was being presented with the H.L. Cudney Sportsman of the Year Award in 2012,” according to information in the notice.
Mr. Mole’s family will receive friends and relatives at the H. L. Cudney Funeral Home, 241 West Main Street, Welland on Friday September 29, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.
Full death notice is on the website, http://www.cudneyfuneralhome.com/adv_tunnel.php