WICHITA — James C. Walle, 39, formerly of Salina, passed away Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. He was born April 19, 1979 in Hastings, Neb. James graduated from Salina Central High School in 1998. Upon graduating, he decided to join the U.S. Navy.
Left to mourn his passing are: his mother, Patti Guthrie; sister, Christy Negus (Slade); niece, Jocelyn Negus; stepfather, Glen Stovall; and grandmother, Ruth Bigge, all of Salina; aunts and uncles, Steve Bigge (Cindy) of Topeka, Janet Hedine (John), of Alexandria, Minn., Joann Potts (Mel) of Bennington, and Larry Walle (Diane) of Salina.
He was preceded in death by: his father, Eugene Walle; stepmother, Shelley Walle; grandparents, Earl Bigge, and Roy and Geneva Walle; and step-brother, Dustin Stovall.
Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation.
Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, at Walnut Grove Cemetery. Everyone please meet at Ryan Mortuary at 1 p.m. for the procession to the cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Firm Foundations, in care of Ryan Mortuary, 137 North Eighth Street, Salina, KS 67401.