Walter J. Whitman, 97, of Manchester, the husband of the late Florence (Moran) Whitman, died Saturday, March 30, 2013, at his home.
Born in Maine, he had lived in Manchester for many years. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and had retired from the State of Connecticut as an engineer after many years of service. He was active with East Hartford Masons. Walter was a well-loved, kind man who will be missed by his friends and caregivers, especially Ezilda, Millicent, Feoney, and Regina.
Calling hours will be held on Saturday, April 6, from 9 to 10 a.m. at the John F. Tierney Funeral Home, 219 W. Center St., Manchester.
Funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Westfield Cemetery, Danielson.
For online condolences please visitwww.tierneyfuneralhome.com
Published by Journal Inquirer from Apr. 2 to Apr. 6, 2013.