Walter H. Prorok


OREGON – Walter H. Prorok, age 84, passed away at Meadow of Franklin Grove on Thursday, June 27, 2024. He was born in Chicago the son of the late Walter and Catherine Prorok.

He proudly served in the US Air Force where he was awarded a purple heart. He completed college and then went on to be a college professor for many years until retirement. He was a devout catholic. Walter loved sports cars, especially corvettes. He is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Patricia Siergey. He is survived and remembered by the friends he made during his lifetime.

A catholic mass will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at St Mary Catholic Church in Oregon with Father Kramer officiating. To leave an online condolence please visit