Albert “Al” G. Wallander, 73

October 12, 2015

Albert “Al” G. Wallander, 73, of Lancaster, died Monday, October 12, 2015, at Lancaster General Hospital. Born in Quincy, MA to the late Sven G. and Edith L. (Hayes) Wallander, he was the loving husband of Catherine (Ruprecht) Wallander, with whom he celebrated 47 years of marriage.
Al served in the US Airforce from 1961 to 1965. After his honorable discharge, he worked as a welder with High Steel and also worked for Jack Williams Tires and Manheim Auto Auction.
In addition to his wife, Al is survived by two children: James Wallander, husband of Amy, of Lebanon, and Rhonda Wallander Sheffy, of Landisville. He is also survived by three grandchildren and his brother, David Wallander, of California.
A time of gathering will be held from 2-4PM, on Saturday, October 17, 2015, at the Charles F. Snyder Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, 3110 Lititz Pike, Lititz, PA 17543. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Al’s name may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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Condolences to the Family

October 21, 2015

Rhonda and Andrew- so sorry to hear about your Dad/Granfather. Keeping you in my thoughts. Kim Piper

October 15, 2015

Rhonda, I am so sorry for the loss of your father! My thoughts and prayers to you and your family!
Kristie Stump

October 15, 2015

Cathy and Family,
                             My prayers and thought are with you all. So sorry for your loss.
                                                         Louisa Bassett          

October 15, 2015

aunt cathy…. i’m so sorry for your loss.  i have memories of uncle al from when we were kids in quincy at my moms…..your in my thoughts and prayers, as always.  please let me know if there is anything you need or i can do for you from here…. love, diane. xo

October 15, 2015

My thoughts are with the entire family…so very sorry for your loss.
Jamie Meily

Saturday, October 17, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory
3110 Lititz Pike
Lititz, PA 17543
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