Bryan E. Walrath

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Bryan E. Walrath, 75, passed away peacefully on September 15, 2022, at MVHS (St. Luke’s Hospital) following a brief battle with a rare form of leukemia. He was born on June 3, 1947, in Little Falls, NY, the son of Walter and Mary (Maurin) Walrath. Bryan was a graduate of Little Falls High School, Class 1965. He received a Bachelor’s Degree from Utica College, a Master’s Degree from SUNY-Binghamton and he earned a CPCU degree in insurance.

On April 28, 1973, he was united in marriage to Tania Gallo at Transfiguration Church. He was a member of Transfiguration, where he served as a lector. Bryan was employed as a computer systems’ analyst at Revere Copper and Brass, Utica National Insurance Company and Lockheed Martin in Utica, NY.

Bryan was a member of the Utica-Rome Men’s Glee Club, the Lake Delta Yacht Club and the Utica-Rome Power Squadron. His passions were skiing, camping, enjoying the Adirondacks, Boy Scouts, and attending Syracuse University Basketball games.

Bryan is survived by his wife, Tania; son, Scott Walrath; daughter, Catherine Santiago (Elio); grandson, Delano Santiago; special niece, Debbie Bernier, and many nieces, nephews, cousins and sisters-in-law. He was predeceased by his parents; and a sister, Betty Walrath; and a nephew, John.

Bryan’s family would like to express their sincere thanks for the care given to him by Dr. Butalo and the staff on the 6th Floor.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, September 24, at 9 a.m. at Transfiguration Church. Interment will take place in St. Mary’s Cemetery. There are no calling hours. Contributions in Bryan’s memory may be made to the Lake Delta Fire Department.

You may light a candle, send a message of sympathy, and read the obituary at www.nunnandharper.com.