Frederick C. Walter, 383 Main Road, Hanover Township, died January 9,
1991, in the VA Medical Center, East Orange, NJ.
He was born in Wilkes-Barre, son of the late Frank and Gertrude Kreig
Walter. He attended Wilkes-Barre schools and served with the Army M.P.s
during the Korean Conflict. He was employed for several years as a letter
carrier by the U.S. Postal Service. (He also was a cafe owner.) Mr. Walter was owner and operator of
Fred's Buttonwood Inn, Hanover Township. He was past commander of American
59, Hanover Township and past commander of National District II American
was a member of American Legion Post 609 and St. Conrads Young Men's Society.
Surviving are sons, Frederick C. Walter, Georgia; Ken F. Walter, Wilkes-Barre;
daughters, Doreen and Heidi Walter, both of Wilkes-Barre; Wanda Benjamin,
Oklahoma; brothers, Francis, Toms River, NJ; John, Liverpool, NY; sisters, Ruth
Walter, Wilkes-Barre; Mrs. Edward (Dolly) Baranousky and Mrs. Michael (Claire)
Krafjack, both of Falls; and nine grandchildren.
Funeral will be held Saturday (January 12, 1991) at 8:30 from the Walter W.
Lisman & Son Funeral Home, 233 S. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre, with Funeral
Mass at 9:00 in St. Nicholas Church, Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be in
Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.