Walter Reece, Sr.
Surrounded by loved ones Walter Reece Sr. went to be with the Lord Tuesday, January 15, 2013. Walter left behind Sheila, his wife of 63 years, as well as children, Carlotta, Catherine, Ellen (deceased), Geoffrey, Michael, Melanie, Walter Jr., cousin Willis and countless grandchildren and friends. An original Lakewood resident, Walter made an impression on everyone he met. If you met him once you would never forgot him. Walter had many friends and was known for his sense of humor, love of life and wonderful personality. Walter enjoyed shopping and looking for "deals" and was well known by many employees in the local markets. Prior to passing Walter told his wife, Sheila that "he loved every minute of it". GodSpeed Walter Reece, Sr. May the Angels in heaven, your daughter Ellen, and Jesus himself enjoy your wonderful personality. You will be missed dearly by all those that knew you. A celebration of life is forthcoming. If you knew Walter and would like to attend please email email@example.com. Please sign the guest book at www.presstelegram.com/obituaries.
Published in the Long Beach Press-Telegram on Jan. 20, 2013