Walter "Walt"-Divan-Obituary

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Walter "Walt" Divan

Columbus, Indiana

Sep 13, 1926 – Jul 22, 2013

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Debbie, I was sorry to learn of Walt's passing. I remember with great fondness how gracious he was to me at all times -- beginning when I had worked for Cummins for about two weeks and was to meet with him and Dan Prock to discuss MRP implementation. Dan, who had set up the meeting, failed to show, but Walt ushered me into his conference room and answered all my questions with kindness in spite of the fact that I had only a hazy idea of what I was talking about. He was a real gentleman,...

Debbie, I am so sorry to hear of Walt's passing. I count both of you in my list of inspirational folks - people who charge ahead regardless of the difficulties at hand. Thank you for allowing me to be a part of your lives.

Uncle Bill has been a great source of inspiration, love and spirit since my very first memories---and his final days and months were certainly no exception.
He is dearly missed, yet forever present in my life.

Debbie, my thoughts and prayers are with you. Walt was just one of the most genuine and thoughtful people I have ever met. He was so good to me during my time at Cummins. He will always have a special place in my heart. Marilyn Tennell

Debbie, our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of deep loss. Walt was a wonderful contributor and leader for Cummins, and is a person we all look up to. He will be deeply missed. Thank you for all the joy and support you gave Walt, especially over the last 9 months.
Zack and Glinda Ellison

I am so sorry to learn of your husband's passing. Please accept heartfelt condolences from Cheryl and me, a lifelong friend.


Walter "Walt"'s Obituaries

Walter Divan of Columbus, who retired as a vice president for Cummins Inc., passed away at Our Hospice of Southern Indiana on Monday, July 22, 2013. Known as Walt to friends and colleagues, by family members he was also lovingly called Bill, his mother's favorite name for him.Born in Danville,...

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