Survived by his loving wife Roslyn, stepson Siddie (Michelle), step-daughter Tonya (Pete) and grandchildren Brittany, Nathan (Melissa), Devon (Sam), Austin and Zachary and great-grandson Talon.
A loving brother to Wilfred (Beverly), Bernard (Louise), Gary, John, Edward, Patrick (Monica), Fred (Michelle), Marie and Christine. Predeceased by his parents Blanche and Wilfred Taplin and brother Kevin. Wally will also be missed by his many nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place by Tri-City Cremation Services and a celebration of his life will be held on Sunday July 30th at the Cambridge Newfoundland Club, 1500 Dunbar Road, Cambridge N1R 6V3 from 2 - 5 p.m.