Let the memory of Walter be with us forever...dad's motto and religion for life... Do good and be good.
  • 93 years old
  • Born on July 1, 1919 .
  • Passed away on January 8, 2013 in Coeur d' Alene, Idaho, United States.

This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Walter Frostad, 93, born on July 1, 1919 and passed away on January 8, 2013. We will remember him forever.

Walt's memoral service was held at the Coeur D' Alene Eagles January 21st. Thank you everyone who attended and to all of those who were there through this tough time. Dad will be missed. What a truly loving soul, he truly achieved unconditional love. What an example you set. Thank you dad

Posted by Cheryl Frostad on 9th January 2017
I miss you daddy. I miss your voice, your smile, your hugs. I miss your silly jokes, your wisdom and your comforting arms. You are our daddy, our Pompa and a friend. There will never be another like you!
Posted by Julie Hammock on 30th December 2016
You are missed, today and each day. Thank you for everything.
Posted by Cheryl Frostad on 29th December 2016
Sitting here in our family home surrounded by your love and spirit this holiday dad. You are greatly loved and missed. God truly blessed me when he made me your daughter. I aspire to be more like you every day.
Posted by Susan Richards on 2nd July 2016
love you and know we will meet again.
Posted by Julie Hammock on 1st July 2016
Missing you on your Birthday today, best wishes, thank you for leaving behind so many fond memories. All our love, your family
Posted by Julie Hammock on 9th January 2016
Dad, wishing you and mom were here. We are keeping the dream alive for our family, as we sit here in the house that keeps all our fondest memories. The coffee is on, just missing you both.
Posted by Nicole Robertson on 9th January 2016
Missing you each and everyday- love keeping your memory alive watching home videos of you playing music - my kids love watching Grandpa Frostad on TV- wish we all had more time with you.
Posted by Cheryl Frostad on 9th January 2016
Your grandsons were looking through family photos today. Just the sight of your smiling face brought a smile to mine, and a tear to my eye. You are and always will be such a huge part of our lives, dad. I miss you...
Posted by Julie Hammock on 8th January 2014
Dad I hope that heaven is all it's made out to be. Lead me through the fog with the light in your eyes and the song in your heart. We love and miss you. Tell mom we said you were an amazing father and she sure knew what she was doing when she met you. Love you both.
Posted by Cheryl Frostad on 8th January 2014
i love you pompa. i miss you,grandson
Posted by Cheryl Frostad on 18th July 2013
Dad, I miss you every single day. I miss sharing a drink, having you over for dinner, your jokes and laughter...I want to call you up and ask for advice. You always had the most amazing insights on life. So loving and always so proud of me and each of your children. I could really use one of your bone-crushing hugs, Dad. I'd better get one when we meet again. I love you, always.
Posted by Margie Kinch on 9th March 2013
I only met Walt once, but heard about him over my lifetime. He was a friend of my Dad's, Fred Marshall, since early school years. Walter visited my parents over the years. I felt privileged to meet Walt when Tamara and Gary brought him to visit for both our Dad's last visit. They played music for all of us. Who would guess that two life long friends would die 5 days apart.
Posted by Marlene Gibson on 2nd February 2013
He was such a wonderful man and reminded me so much of my own father who also enjoyed playing accordion. We are grateful for the opportunity to meet your dad. We'll miss him very much. <3
Posted by Carl Nyberg on 28th January 2013
Had great times playing at the Eagles with Walt. I was one of the Scarlets. We`ll miss you Walt.
Posted by Julie Hammock on 26th January 2013
Dad, I miss our morning coffee and good conversations. You had better have the coffee on for me when I get there. I love you and your loving ways. Miss you. Jul
Posted by Leslie Knight on 25th January 2013
Walt, thanks for all the walks along Sanders with Julie and the family. Glad I got to give you a hug and view the Eagles for the new year 2013. Sure enjoyed your music, spirit and your love for your family. You will be missed. Rest in Peace.
Posted by Chris Frostad on 23rd January 2013
Uncle Walt will be missed by us boys, Elmer, Chris , and Mickey Frostad. We loved hearing you play music and you were always an inspiration to us all. You always enjoyed life to its fullest. Love always!
Posted by Jennifer Hoppe on 22nd January 2013
I feel blessed for having the opportunity to know such a wonderful person. He touched so many lives with his gift of music and his smile. Walt, you were one of the most amazing men I knew, a true inspiration! You will be forever missed <3
Posted by Tracy Mukensnabl on 21st January 2013
I will truly miss your happy positive attitude towards life! You have been an inspiration to so many. I will miss you...love you always and forever!
Posted by Emily Allen on 20th January 2013
Grandpa, I love the image and memory of you in my mind. Your big smile, playful personality and spunk for life with always be with me. I loved going to your house to play and visit. Picking rhubarb from your garden and sitting on the ledge while pouring sugar on it an eating it was always my favorite. Thanks for your love, music, smiles and big heart. Till we meet again. Love you!
Posted by Melvin Frostad on 19th January 2013
We have fond memories of Walt and his family visiting-bbq salmon-picking blackberries-making jam and playing music in the back yard. Love you Walt! Remember your my brother! Mel and Dixie.
Posted by Nicole Robertson on 19th January 2013
Dad, You truely are the most inspirational, fun-loving, musical, & amazing person I have ever & will ever meet. I am so blessed to have had you as a Father. I am so happy you were there to watch me grow, graduate, get married, & become a Mother myself. I had the best teacher guiding me in life. Thanks for every moment. Miss & love you
Posted by Randy Robertson on 18th January 2013
Thanks for teaching me how to act walt. You were always so giving and reasonable. I really loved every song you would play it is amazing you new so many no one could do it like that. I want to be more like you. PEACE and LOVE
Posted by Roy Fosback on 17th January 2013
At the old farm, I remember Grandpa dancing while Uncle Walt played his accordion. Later, I played music with him in The Golden Mt. Boys band. These are treasured memories I will never forget. He was a good and loving man that will never be forgotten.
Posted by Stephani Wilcoxon on 16th January 2013
Playing in the camper, rhubarb dipped in sugar, sledding on the road, fun 4th of July's & summer BBQ's, a smile that always lit up his eyes, a laugh I will never forget, fun songs on his piano & accordion.Grandpa, all 8 of us kids got so excited whenever it was announced we were heading to your house.I loved your sunny smile & fun personality,& I hope to be as sassy as you.Love& Miss you!
Posted by Carolyn Parisot on 16th January 2013
Walt has been a second father to so many of us he welcomed into his home and we are thankful you shared him. I loved his positive spirit, music and the way he lived life to the absolute fullest. I know his memory will always be a blessing.
Posted by Kathy Goodson on 16th January 2013
Walt was a sweet soul who was a dear friend and neighbor for many years to my mother Edna and step-father John...I always enjoyed seeing him at their house when I visited...We shared many cups of coffee and good conversations...He was one of the "good guys" for certain! My condolences to his family.
Posted by Rodney Fosback on 15th January 2013
He left a lasting impression by sharing his ability to sing and make music. It kept him young in spirit.
Posted by Rachel Eifler on 15th January 2013
Walt was such a wonderful man. He was a true model of how life should be lived. So many lives have been touched by his kindness and spunky personality. He was a genuine person who lived life to the fullest and will forever leave a lasting impact on many people. I feel blessed to have known him.
Posted by Sue Peterson on 15th January 2013
Walt will be truly missed. He was a wonderful friend and neighbor to my grandma Edna and grandpa John for many years. Grandma always could count on Walt to come by in the afternoon for coffee, cookies and conversation.
Posted by Melanie Frostad on 15th January 2013
Grandpa was such a fun, loving, and talented man. I have SO many good memories of him and hanging out at his house as a child, attending family reunions, all of his smiles and his love for all of us...I count myself so blessed to be a member of his family. He will be missed and I love him so much. I look forward to the day when we can all see him again, hear his music and see his smile. =)
Posted by Diana Frostad on 15th January 2013
He was such a Special Uncle, Alway there for so many, We will miss the Music and His Special laughter, Always returned here to Marcus for all the special events. Prayers fred and Diana
Posted by HeathAnthony Groh on 15th January 2013
Walt touched so many of our lives. I know I can say I've grown into a better man having had him in mine as a young man. Thanks for being there for some tough times.
Posted by John Frostad on 14th January 2013
Walt will always be missed. He loved music and involved many people in his love by playing for them.

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