Flags to be lowered in honor of former State Senator Walter John Chilsen
(CBS 58) – Governor Scott Walker ordered flags to half-staff on January 4 in honor of former State Senator Walter John Chilsen.
Chilsen died December 25 at the age of 95.
He represented the 29th Senate District for six terms from 1967-1990. He was also a World War II veteran and Purple Heart recipient.
A memorial service for Chilsen is being held January 4.