Mr. Remmers was born Aug. 10, 1932 in Nordheim to Walter, Sr. and Ira Mae Miller Remmers. On December 18, 1953, Walter married Ruth Irene Hooper in Robstown.
Survivors include his wife Ruth Irene Remmers; his daughter, Barbara (Randy) Brown of Leander; his son, Gary Lee Remmers of Three Rivers; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; his sisters, Alma Pullin and Norma Atkinson and his brothers, Elvin R. Remmers, Frank Remmers, and Tommy Remmers.
Preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Corporal Kenneth Remmers and Bobby Remmers.
Visitation was held from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, Friday, March 8 in the Eckols Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral services were held the same day at 3 p.m. in the chapel with, W.B. Howard officiating.
Interment followed in the Kenedy Cemetery.