Eric “Skooter” Hans-Austin Walling Jr., 19, of La Grande, passed away on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. A service was held on Saturday, January 12, 2018.
Eric was born on December 30, 1999 in Las Vegas, Nevada to Eric Walling Sr. and Sheila Maynes. He attended school at Central Elementary, Greenwood Elementary, La Grande Middle School and La Grande High School. Eric enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, biking, drawing, football and wrestling.
Eric is survived by his parents, Eric and Sheila; siblings, Heavenly Walling, Mike Walling, Jordan Martinez, Leonel Martinez all of La Grande, OR, Michael Maynes of Las Vegas, NV and Sarah Quintann, of Las Vegas, NV; 13 nieces and nephews; aunts and uncles, Tara Johnson, Hector Gerrero, Albert Maynes, Miguel & Leslie Romano, Stella Maynes, Amber Thomas and Wayne Dunne and Karen and Denny Moore. He was preceded in death by his great-grandmother, Helen Harky; great uncle, William Dunne and grandfather, Albert Maynes.