Walt Searls, 94, of Akron, died Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009, at the Akron Care Center in Akron.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Akron. Monsignor Richard Zenk will celebrate. Burial will follow in St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery in Akron. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. today (Thursday) with the family present after 6 p.m., and a Scriptural wake service at 7 p.m., all at Carlsen Funeral Home -- Schroeder Chapel in Akron. Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.