Harry J. Walters Jr.
1925-2013 Harry J. Walters Jr. 88 a resident of Manchester passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday October 3, 2013 in the company of his family. The son of Harry J. and Catherine (Irwin) Walters Sr. Harry was born in New York City on June 14, 1925. He was a graduate of Notre Dame College and Columbia Law School. He and his wife Ann made their home in Scarsdale, NY before relocating to Vermont. He had worked as an Assistant District Attorney in the Bronx and in private practice for many years in New York City and Bronxville. He enjoyed a passion for golfing and had served as President of the Manchester Country Club which he belonged to for several years. He leaves his wife Ann (Whelan) M. Walters whom he married June 30, 1951 in St. Margaret's Church in the Bronx, sisters in law Eileen Powell of Pittsburgh, PA and Frances Whelan of New Rochelle, NY, cousin Richard Walters of Scarsdale, NY, six nephews, 17 grand nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister in law Patricia McCoy and a brother in law William J. Whelan Jr. FUNERAL NOTICE: The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday October 7 at 1 pm at the Gate of Heaven Chapel in Hawthorne, NY. Burial will follow in the Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Friends may call at Brewster Shea Funeral Home on Sunday from 3-6pm when the family will be present. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to either Manchester Health Services or Christ Our Savior Church in care of Brewster Shea Funeral Home, P. O. Box 885, Manchester Center, VT 05255. To send condolences, visit www.sheafuneralhomes.com.
Published in The Manchester Journal from Oct. 11 to Nov. 1, 2013