Walter Headd Jr.
1951 - 2020
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passed Thursday April 9, 2020. Walter was born February 26, 1951 to Walter Headd and Ida Bell (Blackwell) Headd in Gary, Indiana. Walter graduated from Andrean High School in Merrillville, Indiana in 1969. He also graduated from Purdue University Calumet with his electrical degree. Walter served in the United States Armed Services. He was honorably discharged as a veteran of the Vietnam War after 4 years of services. Walter was employed at United States steel Corporation for 33 years and was currently retired. Walter was an avid bowler. He competed in various tournaments throughout many cities and states and received many trophies. Walter also loved to golf. He is preceded in death by both parents, daughters Melissa, Camille and Camilla Headd. Walter leaves to cherish his memories his wife Rita Headd of 45 years, children, Mechelle (Shallun) Means, Walter||| (Danisha) Headd, Charles (Thea) Headd, Christine Headd, Michael (Gail) Headd, Anthony Headd and Ashley Headd. Brothers and sisters, Arthur Headd, Sandra Nobles, Teresa (Marty) Brokenbourough, Linda (Adams) Toomer, Debra (Larry) Roby, Celeste Headd, Matthew Headd, Regina Headd and Katherine (George) Wesby. and a host of family and friends. Special people: Mariano Guajardo whom was like a son to him and best friend Dennis Griggs. Visitation Friday, April 17, 2020 from 9a.m – 1:00p.m at the Guy & Allen Chapel, 2959 W. 11th Ave. Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery

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Published in Post-Tribune on Apr. 16, 2020.
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June 6, 2020
He is and always will be my friend.
Adams Toomer
April 17, 2020
Krissy we are so sorry to hear about your father's passing. May he rest in peace. With love, Domingo, Sandy, Alexis and Summer
April 17, 2020
My sincere condolences to the entire Headd family..May he RIP..
Rose Dickerson
April 17, 2020
Rest, dear cousin. In this sorrowful time, we would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family. May God comfort you and your loved ones.
Tanya Taylor & Family
April 17, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Ramon Mackerl
April 17, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
April 17, 2020
Rita I am so sorry for your loss my heart goes out to you. Walter I am so Sorry, I wish I had words that would make it all better!! Mechelle, Charles,Chrissy,Mikey,Anthony, Ashley My Prayers are always with with you... Strength,Faith, Understandings... Angel(Baby girl) I wish I could put a bandage on it but not so simple!! So I will kiss you a million times & help you find peace because losing your grandfather will forever be cut that we just can't heal!!! Love you all
Peaches Johnson
April 17, 2020
Sending my love to you all..So Sorry for your Loss... Peaches & Family
Johnson-Williams Peaches
April 16, 2020
Sincere condolencrd
April 16, 2020
I am truly sorry for your loss
Kenyattia Bostic
April 16, 2020
Mildred Carter
April 16, 2020
Condolences to the Headd family. We are so saddened by your loss. May you guys find peace and comfort by the outpouring of love from your family and friends.
RIP...Walter From your family/cousins...The Blackwell Family...Charles(Dee), Marilyn Jean, Jonquia(James), and Chelsie(Gregg) and children.
Charles Blackwell
April 16, 2020
My condolences to the entire Headd family. May God bless you and comfort you during this time of bereavement...
Erica Moss
April 16, 2020
May God comfort and strengthen us as we remember our beloved cousin Lee Jr. May he rest in peace. Will miss his presence but know he's resting in God's loving arms.
Cousin Gwen
Gwen Martin
April 16, 2020
Regina Headd
April 16, 2020
I love you daddy. You will surely be missed be many
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