Walter J King

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Monday, November 11, 2002
Burke — Walter J. King, 71, of the East Road, Burke, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2002, at Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Vt.
He was born in Ellenburg, N.Y., on Sept. 13, 1931, the son of Walter and Laura (King) King.
He was married to Evelyn M. Whalen on June 5, 1956, in St. Edmund’s Church. She predeceased him on Feb. 26, 2002.
Mr. King is survived by six children and their spouses, Walter King of Elira, Ohio, Cathy and Brian Kourofsky of Merrill, N.Y., Daniel and Susie Jones King of Chateaugay, N.Y., Joan and Bryant Dumont of Brainardsville, N.Y., Janie King of Champlain, N.Y., Dick and Lisa King of West Chazy, N.Y.; eight grandchildren, Erin Lee Dumont, Kristin Kourofsky, Brian Kourofsky, Hilary Hawksby, Heather Hawksby, Tori Rabideau, Evan King and Hayden King; three brothers and two sisters-in-law, Patrick and Sandra King of Ellenburg Center, N.Y., David King of Bradenton, Fla., Paul and Vi King of Ellenburg Corners, N.Y., two sisters and brothers-in-law Phyllis and Arthur Trich of New Carlisle, Ohio, Bernice and Walter Patnode of Wassaic, N.Y.
Besides his wife, he was predeceased by his parents, a brother, Wilfred King, and a sister, Verna Seney.
Mr. King graduated from Ellenburg High School and served in the U.S. Army. After being honorably discharged, he became a heavy equipment operator and a crane operator and was employed at IBEW 1249 of Syracuse. He worked several major construction projects.
Walt was an avid horse lover and raised draft horses on his farm.
He was a member of St. George’s Church in Burke, Lyon Mountain American Legion, IBEW 1249, Operating Engineers Union and the Draft Horse Club.
There will be no calling hours.
Mass of Christian burial will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2002, in St. George’s Church with Rev. Ray Moreau officiating.
Burial will take place at St. Edmund


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