Walter Easterday, age 93, of Warsaw, Indiana passed away Friday, July 29, 2016 at 6:50 AM in Miller’s Merry Manor, Warsaw. He was born on November 2, 1922 in Fulton, IN to Paul and Fay (Julian) Easterday.
He faithfully served his Country and the United States Army in Company A 60th Infantry as a Corporal (Tank Gunner) in Central Europe from 1944 to 1946 during WWII. He was united marriage to Helen Sweany on August 1, 1952 in Fulton, IN. He retired from the Road Construction Industry. A Warsaw, IN resident since 2007 he formerly resided in Rochester, IN and Zephyrhills, FL. He was member of Warsaw American Legion Post #49.
Survivors include a daughter Linda (spouse Dave) Furnivall; grandsons Troy (spouse Kim) Furnivall and Tracy (spouse Amy) Furnivall all of Warsaw, IN; and great- grandchildren Trent, Katie, Alex, Sara, Trae, Gabe and 3 great-great grandchildren. Furthermore, a sister Elsie Graham of Fulton, In and a brother Roy (spouse Dolly) Easterday of Rochester survive. His parents, wife Helen on February 8, 2013, a son Paul February 16, 2014 and one brother Howard preceded him.
Calling hours are scheduled from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Tuesday, August 2, 2016 in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. Services will be held Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 1:00 PM officiated by Pastor Jeff Pfiefer. American Legion Post #49, VFW Post # 1126 and the United States Army Funeral Honor Guard will render military Honors.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Baker Youth Club 1401 E. Smith St. Warsaw, IN 46580
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