William “Bear” Walters

April 02, 1943 ‒ July 28, 2003

Fredericktown, Ohio

William C. “Bear” Walters, age 60, of Shipley Road, Fredericktown, died Monday July 28, 2003 at MedCentral in Mansfield. He was born April 2, 1943 in New Carlisle, Ohio to William Everett Walters and Beatrice H. (Hawk) Walters. He was employed for over 25 years by the HiLo Trailer Company in Butler. Mr. Walters was an avid motorcyclist and was a member of the Goldwing Road Riders Association both, Chapter Y in Mount Vernon and Chapter W in Marion. He attended the Martinsburg Christian Church in Martinsburg.

Surviving are his wife Linda (Bateman) Walters whom he married in 1966; his sister-in-law Frances Walters of Walhonding and several nieces and nephews. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a brother Fred Walters and a half sister Carol Matthews.

Services will be held Saturday at 11:30 AM at the Martinsburg Christian Church with Pastor Kenneth Richie officiating. Burial will be in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Fredericktown Interchurch Social Services.

This obituary and guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com