Walter Frueh, MD, 48

WILMINGTON — It is with heavy hearts that the family of Walter Frueh announces his untimely passing. He will be sadly missed by his wife Megan, and five children; Molly, Sofia, Liam, Miles and Ella Mai. He will forever be remembered by his parents Walter and Andrea, his sister Jennifer, her husband Henry and their daughter Caroline.

Walter was a graduate of Colgate University and Thomas Jefferson Medical School In Philadelphia. He was a hands on and dedicated father, who was a passionate spearfisherman, boater and music lover. He was a true family man who placed great value on spending time with his extended family especially his sisters and brothers in law and 8 nieces and nephews.

He married the love of his life, Megan, in 2008. He was an outstanding and compassionate surgeon beloved by all. He was a true friend who filled the lives of those around him with laughter.  He will be tremendously missed by all who knew him. The medical community lost a true giant with this gentle soul’s departure.

A memorial service will be held at 4pm, Monday, November 8, 2021, at Port City Community Church. 

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