Herbert Leroy Walters, 93, of Avonmore, Pa. passed away on Monday, May 9, 2022 at Transitions Healthcare in North Huntingdon, Pa. He was born on Friday, November 16, 1928 in Vandergrift, Pa., the son of the late Marlin J. and Mary M. Pierce Walters. Before his retirement in 1983, he worked for the Veterans Administration as a boiler plant operator for over 33 years at the Highland Drive Facility. He was a United States Army Veteran having served during the Korean War. Herbert was a member of the North Apollo Church of God. He loved to travel with his wife in their camper and visited over 46 states. He like polishing stones and enjoyed playing cards immensely. He is survived by his daughter, Jeanne Ellen Walters of Liberty Borough, 2 grandsons, Carey Walters and his wife, Bethany, of the Netherlands and Clark A. Walters and his wife, Tammy, of Chesapeake, Va., 2 granddaughters, Melissa Bramhall and her husband, John, of North Huntingdon and Rebecca Payne of Glassport, 6 great grandchildren, Jacob Walters, Tabitha Bramhall, Makayla Payne, Morgan Bramhall, Heidi Walters and Zachary Walters, 3 nephews, Charles Hileman and his wife, Von, of Ford Cliff, James Hileman and his wife, Camille, of Burrell Twp. and Thom Walter and his wife, Marcy, of Monroeville and 2 nieces, Barbara Girt of Apollo and Becky Magersky of Delmont. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth E. Walters “Emeline, Liney”, a son, Richard Leroy Walters, 3 half-brothers, Dale, Elmo and Marlin Walters and his sister, Velva L. Hileman. Family will receive friends on Friday, May 13, 2022 from 10:00 AM until time of services at Noon at the Kelly L. Corridoni Funeral Home LTD, 400 Indiana Ave., Avonmore, Pa. Pastor Lee Rupert will officiate. Interment will follow at Greenwood Memorial Park in Lower Burrell, Pa. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations be made to the Avonmore Senior Center, Po Box 153, Avonmore, Pa. 15618.
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