Walter (Walry) Lee Mock

  • Died: April 6, 2019
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Covington Knolls

8325 Covington Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46804

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family

Walter "Walry" Lee Mock, 77, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Mock was born on October 23, 1941 in Natchez, MS to Walter Logan Senior and Josephine (Bell) Dixon. In 1961, he graduated from Sadie D. Thompson High School. He served his country honorably with the United States Navy during the Vietnam War from 1961-1966. On July 22, 1967, he married his wife of 52 years Wilhelmina Toomer. Walter worked for International Harvester/ Navistar as a machinist for 42 years before retiring. He was a member of Greater Progressive Baptist Church in Fort Wayne. Walter loved to take care of his lawn and snow plow for his neighbors and friends. He enjoyed watching basketball and football. Walter was a true family man and loved to take care of his wife, children, grandchildren, and loved ones. Survivors include his wife, Wilhelmina, 6 children; Paula (Anthony) Hubbard, Kimberly Mock, Tina (William) Mock-Lyles, Ferlondo Toomer, Adrian (Bernie) Mock-Grinstead, Serena Young, 16 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, and 8 siblings. He was preceded in death by his parents, and brothers; John Mock and Huey Dennis. Visitation will be held on Friday, April 12, 2019 from 5-9pm at D.O. McComb and Sons Covington Knolls, 8325 Covington Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46804. Funeral service with Military honors to follow will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 11am with calling one hour prior from 10-11am at Greater Progressive Baptist Church 2215 John St., Fort Wayne, IN 46803. Burial will take place Monday, April 15, 2019 at 1pm at Marion National Cemetery on Monday. Memorial donations may be directed to Greater Progressive Baptist Church. To sign the online guestbook, visit


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Your family are in our thoughts and prayers

Posted by Loving Family - Romeoville, IL - Family Friend   April 13, 2019

May the Lord comfort you and family in this time of loss. For he promised to never leave or forsake us and he always know what we have need of. The Lord is right there beside you and family every step of the way. We will continue to lift up family in prayer.
Peggy Hayes

Posted by Peggy Hayes - Fort Wayne, IN   April 12, 2019

Our deepest condolences and love to the family of Brother Walter Mock. We mourn with you. We represent the Grinstead (Sister Adrianne and Deacon Bernie) of Rochester, Minnesota. Pastor Kenneth Rowe, Sr.-Christ's Church of the Jesus Hour.

Posted by Kenneth Rowe - Rochester, MN - Friend   April 10, 2019

My thoughts and prayer go out to the Mock Family; Rest in Heaven Uncle Walter Lee!

Posted by Cheryl Wyatt - Pearl, MS - family   April 09, 2019

My love and prayer goes out to the family

Posted by Faye Logan - Natchez, MS - Sister   April 09, 2019

Hi family. My thoughts & prayers are with you at this time of sorrow. "Walry" will be missed dearly but remembered fondly & forever in our hearts!❤ All my love, Hope.

Posted by HOPE STINNETT - CHICAGO, IL - Family Friend   April 09, 2019

My prayers and condolences are with the family. Uncle Walter I going to miss your beautiful smile and peaceful spirit.

Posted by Donna Southward - San Diego, CA - Family   April 09, 2019

My Prayers and Condolences to the family. Know that when your love one becomes a memory, the memory becomes something you will always treasure. God bless you all. ❤

Posted by Renay Wright - Glendale Heights, IL - Friend   April 09, 2019

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