Walter Weller Jr.

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Mr. Walter Lee Weller Jr., 92, formerly of New Windsor and Westminster, died Saturday, June 6, 2015 at Lorien at Taneytown. Born February 1, 1923 in New Windsor, he was the son of the late Walter L. Sr. and Daisy Gutman Weller. Mr. Weller served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was employed as a project manager with Intercounty Construction of Baltimore for 15 years and then became owner-operator of several construction companies from 1960 - 2006. He was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church, New Windsor; Plymouth Lodge A.F. & A.M., Union Bridge, where he held numerous positions; V.F.W. Post 8806, Union Bridge, serving twice as post commander; Moose Lodge, B.P.O. Elks and American Legion Post 31, all of Westminster; Knights of Pythias and the New Windsor Lions Club, having served two times as president. He was the founder and president of the Greenwood Church Association. Walt loved to play cards with his brothers and sisters, enjoyed operating heavy equipment and traveling to Florida. Surviving are 2 daughters, Beverly Weller and companion, Joe Holthaus and Abby Valentine and husband David, all of Westminster; Betty Jane Weller of New Windsor; granddaughter, Lori Butterfield and husband Mike of Taneytown; 2 great grandchildren, Aubrey and Aiden Butterfield; 2 sisters, Ethel Holm of Fairfield, PA and Inez Shank of Florida; a brother, Leighton Weller of Upperco and numerous nieces and nephews. He will also be remembered by devoted caregiver, Genevieve Miller. He was predeceased by 3 sisters, infant Cecilia Weller, Doris Crawmer and Evelyn Staub and 3 brothers, Norman, Ralph and George Weller. The family will receive friends at Hartzler Funeral Home, 310 Church St., New Windsor 6-9 p.m. Monday, June 8, where a memorial service will be conducted by the New Windsor Lions Club at 8:45 p.m. The funeral service will be private with Rev. Jimmie L Schwartz, chaplain of Carroll Lutheran Village, officiating. Interment will follow in Pipe Creek Cemetery, near Linwood. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the New Windsor Lions Club, P.O. Box 167, New Windsor, MD 21776 or to the New Windsor Volunteer Fire Co., P.O. Box 247, New Windsor, MD 21776. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.hartzlerfuneralhome.com.



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Published in Carroll County Times on June 7, 2015
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