Walter J. Pemrick, 77, Lake Summerset, Illinois, died at 5:54 p.m., Tuesday, February 14, 2012 in his home after a lengthy illness. \r\r\n\r\r\nBorn November 17, 1934 in Troy, New York, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. and Helen (Stanton) Pemrick. Married Carol A. Williamson in Crystal Lake, Illinois on November 23, 1990. He was employed as a Sales Territory Manager by Barenbrug of Tangent, Oregon for many years. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Durand, Illinois. \r\r\n\r\r\nSurvivors include his wife Carol; sons T.J. and Tim; three grandchildren; daughter Beth; sons Jesse and Stephen; five grandchildren, one great grandchild and brother Jim. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers. \r\r\n\r\r\nMass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, February 20, 2012 at St. Mary Catholic Church, 602 W Main Street, Durand, Illinois with Msgr Eric Barr officiating. Burial will be in Laona Township Cemetery, Durand, Illinois. Visitation will be held at McCorkle Funeral Home, 101 Main Street, Durand, Illinois from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., Sunday, February 19. A scripture service will be held at the funeral home at 4:00 p.m. Sunday. Prayers will be recited at the funeral home Monday at 9:30 a.m.