Walter Hensel, 90, Bismarck, died August 5, 2018, in a Bismarck care center. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, August 9, 2018, at 2:00 p.m., at the United Church of Christ, Bismarck. Visitation will be one hour prior to the start of the service at the church.
Walter was born on September 1, 1927, in New Leipzig, ND, to Adolph and Hulda (Wagner) Hensel. He was raised and educated in the New Leipzig area. He married Viola Hummel in 1950. They had three sons. He worked numerous jobs in Bismarck.
Walter was united in marriage to Delores Zimmerman in 1985. After his retirement Walter and Delores liked to go fishing and camping.
Walter is survived by his wife: Delores, Bismarck; sons: David, Darrell, and Dennis Hensel; step-children: Debbie (Larry) Sabin; five grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and brother: Clifford Hensel.
Walter was preceded in death by his parents, step-son, Doug Zimmerman, and his first wife Viola.