BELTON, Jr., Herbert James|
Retired US Air Force Boom Operator Tech Sgt Herbert James Belton, Sr. Retired San Bernardino Postal Employee
A 7 year resident of Hutto Texas and a former 30 years resident of Rialto, CA; Herbert James Belton, Sr. passed away on April 14, 2014 in Round Rock, Texas; born in Anderson, SC, on March 4, 1934. He served his country proudly during the Viet Nam Conflict where he flew over 100 combat missions as a Boom Operator. Using his talents to help others; he became a Shop Steward for the American Postal Workers Union, representing members of the Postal Service Clerk Craft.
He leaves to cherish his memory; a loving wife of 36 years, Mary Etta Belton of Hutto, TX; 2 brothers; 2 sisters; 7 children; 12 Grandchildren, 16 Great-Grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews and many other relatives and close friends.
Memorial service will be on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 11:00am at Wheless Lane Church of Christ; 2702 Wheless Lane, Austin TX 78723.
Published in Austin American-Statesman from May 15 to May 16, 2014