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Walter Smith Obituary
Walter Smith, 89, of North Huntingdon, passed away Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at RNC Greensburg. He was born Aug. 16, 1929, in West Mifflin, a son of the late William H. and Laura (Shuster) Smith. Prior to his retirement, Walter worked as a maintenance man at Penn State McKeesport. He was a member of Christ United Methodist Church of North Huntingdon, a square dance caller for 25 years and an active participant in various square dance clubs, and a 50-year member of Duquesne-McKeesport Masonic Lodge 731 Free and Accepted Masons. He was a member of White Oak American Legion Post 701 and a veteran of the Marines, having served during the Korean War where he was a Purple Heart recipient. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy (Campbell) Smith; brother, Thomas Smith; and grandson, Brian Weigle. He is survived by daughters, Laura Burk (Robert) and Karen Weigle (Jere); grandchildren, Megan (J.W.) Lattimer, Katie (Cody) Frick and Corey (Autumn) Weigle; and great-grandchildren, Kinley, Dakota and Abigail.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at JAMES W. SHIRLEY FUNERAL HOME, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be private in Penn Lincoln Memorial Park.
Memorials can be made to Christ United Methodist Church of North Huntingdon. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.
Published in Norwin Star from Jan. 7 to Jan. 17, 2019
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