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Walter C. Long

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Walter C. Long

AGE: 70 • Hockessin

Walter C. Long, 70, passed away on Thursday, November 24, 2016

Walter was employed as a telecommunications analyst with WSFS Bank. He was a lifelong volunteer fireman and served in various positions with Millcreek, Christiana, Hockessin, and Delaware City fire companies.

Walter is survived by his wife, Carol (Norris) Long; his daughter, Lee A. Long; his daughter-in-law, Geralyn Long and her son, Leif; his sister-in-law, Jane Long; and his brother-in-law, Scott Norris and wife, Karen. He is also survived by his nieces and nephews.

Walter was predeceased by his son, Stephen; his brother, Joseph; and his parents, Charles and Jacqueline (Boyd) Long.

A visitation will be held at the Doherty Funeral Home, 3200 Limestone Road, Pike Creek on Friday, December 2 from 5:00-7:00PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Walter may be made to Faithful Friends, 12 Germay Drive, Wilmington, DE 19804 (

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Published in The News Journal from Nov. 27 to Dec. 1, 2016
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