Larry P. Walters

Born: Thu., Jul. 20, 1939
Died: Mon., Jan. 14, 2019


Private Interment


Private Service

Location: Guss Funeral Home, Inc.


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     Larry P. Walters, 79, of Mifflintown,  passed away Monday, Jan. 14, 2019 at Brookline Manor.

     Born July 20, 1939, in Mifflintown, he was a son of the late William Blaine and Carrie Mae (Varner) Walters. His wife of 54 years, Hazel "Sis" (Richardson) Walters, died June 12, 2013.

     He is survived by two children, Larry Walters, Jr. and Rose, of Port Royal and Lori Rodriguez and husband, Lupe, of Thompsontown; two brothers, Clifford G. Walters of Reedsville and Clyde A. Walters of Mifflintown, two sisters, Norma Parker, and Loma Saner and husband, Donald, all of Mifflintown, five grandchildren, Tiffany Walters, Brandon Walters, Courtney Walters, Nick Supplee, and Emilia Rodriguez; and three great-grandchildren, Colton, Cameron, and Alexis.

     He was preceded in death by six brothers, Doran G. Walters, Marlin H. Walters, Gerald D. Walters, Blaine S. Walters, Russel H. Walters, Sr., and Brooks E. Walters, and five sisters, Helen Hargadon, Betty Cox, Beulah Haubert, Levenia Dunmyre, and Ethel Bashore.

     Larry was a heavy equipment operator and worked on construction for many years.

     He was a member of the NRA and was an outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing, and trapping.

     He was an avid Keith Kauffman race fan and also a Pittsburgh Steelers fan. He collected Indian arrowheads and enjoyed mowing grass for himself as well as for his neighbors.

     His service will be private and be held at Guss Funeral Home, Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown with Rev. Bill Muldoon officiating.  Interment will be in St. Stephen’s Lutheran Cemetery, Licking Creek Valley.

     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1375 Martin St., Ste. 206, State College, PA 16803, St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital,501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or the Mifflin-Juniata Special Olympics with the check makde payable to Cheri Peck, SOPA Treasurer and mailed to 1082 Burns Road, Thompsontown, PA 17094.

     Condolences may be left at www.gussfh.com.

Charitable donations may be made in Larry's memory to the following organizations:

American Cancer Society
1375 Martin St., Ste. 206, State College, PA 16803

Mifflin-Juniata Special Olympics
check payable to Cheri Peck SOPA Treas, 1082 Burns Road, Thompsontown, PA 17094

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
http://www.stjude.org
501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105
Tel: 901 495 3300

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Scott Richardson
   Posted Wed January 16, 2019
Lori and Larry sorry to hear about your dad he was always one of my favorites to talk to at the reunions

JB
   Posted Wed January 16, 2019
My deepest sympathy, to Mr. Larry P. Walters family and friends. Death cause much pain, the pain that the" Bible compare to having a long sword run through you" Luke 2:35. May you find comfort from Almighty God who gives comfort to all (2 Corinthians 1-3-4)

Sue Walters
   Posted Wed January 16, 2019
I would like to offer my condolences to the family, neighbors and friends of my brother in-law Larry P Walters. He and his wife Sis were long time buddies to my husband and I. R.I.P.

Sue Walters

Dennise Walters
   Posted Thu January 17, 2019
Words of sympathy are very hard to express, but my thoughts and prayers to both Lori and Larry Paul for the loss of their father and my uncle. Although I unfortunately cannot go to his service any pay my condolences, he will be sadly missed and not forgotten. He is now with his brothers and sisters in Heaven and I am sure they are telling stories and jokes and are sharing ice cream with my dad. I will definitely be visiting his gravesite as I always do when I visit my parents. Hugs and prayers to all of you at this very difficult time.

Connie Bryner
   Posted Fri January 18, 2019
My thoughts and prayers to all the family. Larry may you know your Dad was loved by many and will be missed.