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Male, US, born 1923-07-08, died 1995-11-24

Associated with the firms network

WMFL Architects; Walker McGough Foltz Lyerla, Architects; Walker McGough Foltz Nixon, Architects; Walker McGough Foltz, Architects

Professional History


Draftsman, G.A. Pehrson and Associates, Architects, Spokane, WA, c. 1952. Partner, Walker McGough Foltz Nixon, Architects, Spokane, WA, 1966-c. 1970; Partner, Walker McGough Foltz Lyerla, Architects, Spokane, WA, c. 1968-1981;



Born in Ririe, ID, Walter W. Foltz attended the University of Idaho in Moscow, ID. He moved to Spokane, WA, by at least 1952, at which time he worked for the architectural firm of G.A. Pehrson and Associates. He lived at South 740 Washington Street in Spokane in 1952. (See Spokane City Directory, 1952, p. 341.)

He remained in Spokane for another 43 years until his death in 1995. He was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Spokane.


He was married to Barbara Foltz for 41 years from 1995-1954.


He and Barbara had three children: Stephen Foltz, David Foltz, and Carolyn Foltz Fischer. At his death, his son Stephen resided in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA, son David in Fayetteville, NC, and daughter Carolyn in Spokane.

Biographical Notes

SSN: 519-16-1734.

Associated Locations

PCAD id: 2571