The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

March 24, 2013

Guy A. Walter, 89, Lewisburg


The Daily Item

— LEWISBURG — Guy Ammon Walter, 89, formerly of Mifflinburg and Lewisburg, entered into rest at 1:45 a.m. Sunday, March 24, 2013, at RiverWoods, Lewisburg, where he had been a resident since February 2011.

He was born March 4, 1924, in Winfield, a son of the late Stanford F. and Mabel (Manbeck) Walter. On April 28, 1945, in Millheim, he married the former Kathryn I. Gharet who preceded him in death on Dec. 13, 2003.

He was employed for 40 years at Pennsylvania House, Lewisburg. Earlier in life, he farmed and worked at Snook’s Mill, Mifflinburg.

Guy was a member of the Mifflinburg United Methodist Church, where he had served on the church council.

Guy enjoyed working on cars and gardening.

Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, Nevin E. and Linda D. Walter, of Lewisburg; two daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia A. and William Schlosser, of Clark Summit, and Shirley E. and Norman Jones, of Mifflinburg; seven grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Raymond and Glenn Walter; and two sisters, Helen Brosius, and Ruth Herb.

Family and friends are welcome from 11 a.m. to noon Wednesday at the Roupp Funeral Home, Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg, where the funeral will be conducted at noon with the Rev. Ronald Warfle, officiating.

Burial will be in the Mifflinburg Cemetery.

Memorial gifts in Guy’s memory may be made to the Mifflinburg United Methodist Church, 279 Market St., Mifflinburg, PA 17844.