Walter Scott Grier (1917 - 2014)

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Walter Scott Grier, age 97, of Pittsburgh, PA, formerly of Front Royal, passed away on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at UPMC Shadyside Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA.

A funeral service will be conducted on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Turner-Robertshaw Funeral Home with Reverend James Kilby presiding. Burial will follow in Good Hope Cemetery.

Mr. Grier was born in Happy Creek on June 24, 1917, a son of the late Frank Grier and Annie Johnson. He was a steel worker.

He is survived by his two sons, Larry E. Grier and wife Cynthia of Pittsburgh, and Walter L. Grier also of Pittsburgh; his 19 grandchildren; his 39 great-grandchildren; and his 18 great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Grier was preceded in death by his sister, Juanita Jackson.

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Published in Northern Virginia Daily on Aug. 28, 2014
Arrangements under the direction of:
Turner Robertshaw Funeral Home
1200 N Shenandoah Ave | Front Royal, VA 22630 | (540) 635-4186
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