Albert Arthur Walters age 59, passed away Monday, February 4, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Al grew up in Chicago and graduated from Wright College and Milliken University where he majored in art which then led to his career as a jeweler. He was employed at Persin and Robbin Jewelers in Arlington Heights for 25 years. He was also a longtime member of Boy Scout Troop 979 where he made the highest rank as an Eagle Scout. Beloved father to Julia (former wife Inna); cherished brother to Lynne Shah (Sajjad), Karen, Carl (Sally), Mike (Karen) and loving companion to Heather Solano. Preceded in death by his parents Albert and Marthan Walters. Visitation will be held on Friday. February 8, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Cooney Funeral Home 625 N. Busse Hwy, Park Ridge, IL 60068. Visitation will resume at the funeral home on Saturday, February 9th from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be directed to the Les Turner ALS Foundation (Skokie, IL-www. lesturnerals.org) or JourneyCare Hospice Foundation in Barrington, IL. A special thanks to the Les Turner ALS Foundation and JourneyCare Hospice in Barrington, IL for all their care, help and support. For information, please call 847-685-1002 or visit www.cooneyfuneralhome.com
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