William Reese "Bill" Walden, Sr. - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

William Reese “Bill” Walden, Sr.

March 22, 1978 - October 10, 2018

William Reese “Bill” Walden, Sr., age 40, of Middletown, passed away on Wednesday, October 10, 2018.

Born in Wilmington, DE on March 22, 1978, he was a son of Billy Ray and the late Linda Susan (Shupe) Walden. Bill graduated from Hodgson Vo-Tech where he earned his machinist certificate. Later, he obtained his journeyman certificate and dedicated his career as a machinist.

Bill was an avid boater, crabber and enjoyed the beach. He was a family man who loved them dearly, especially his children.

In addition to his mother, Bill was preceded in death by his sisters, Dawn Walden and Laurie Walden. He is survived by his former spouse, Jessica Walden; children, William Reese Walden, Jr., Dawn Marie Walden, Jacklynn Rae Walden, Abigail Elizabeth Joy Walden; brother, Frank Hess; and nephew, Frank Hess.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 1 pm until 2 pm on Sunday, October 21, 2018, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a Celebration of Life will begin at 2 pm. Interment will be held privately.


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16 Condolences for William Reese “Bill” Walden, Sr.

  • You will be missed brother see you again one day hopefully you with mom and our sisters rip your live always in our hearts love you brother

  • So sorry for the families loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Peace be unto you all.

  • Condolences and prayers going out to the family.

  • Please except my most sincere condolences on the loss of your loved one.

  • Our thoughts and Prayers are with Bill, Jessica, and children. May Bill rest in peace.

  • I remember all the good times with Bill when he was great friends with my son, Jesse. I always really enjoyed having Bill around. So sorry for your loss.

  • Bill Jessica and kids I am brokenhearted for your loss God be with you all in Jesus name Amen

  • Rest In Peace, Billy. We are saddened beyond words. Deepest sympathies to your kids and all who love you. Till we meet again.

  • Our thoughts and prayers to Uncle Bill, Jessica, and kids.

  • Sorry for your loss Jessica Bill and the children he will greatly missed prayers for all till we meet again

  • I am so sorry about Billy. My prayers are with you all. Love, Sandy

  • He will wipe away every tear from their eyes; and there will no longer be any death; there will no longer be any mourning, or crying, or pain; the first things have passed away. And He who sits on the throne said, ‘Behold, I am making all things new.’” Revelation 21:4-5a Billy the kids and I miss you it has been hard for us. When you were here there was always hope but that no longer exists. We love you.

  • Thank you!

  • Thank you!

  • We are so sorry to learn about little Billy’s passing, so hard to imagine after living next door to this little rambunctious boy so many years. Rest in peace in the arms of your sisters and mom and may the Lord comfort your children and family.

  • Deepest sympathy to you Uncle Bill,
    Jessica and family. May Billy’s soul be at peace now. Love and prayers for the Family.