Marlys D. Walter
Marlys D. Walter, 82, of Biloxi, Miss., passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at her daughters home in Beaver Springs, Pa.
She was born June 7, 1937, in Oneonta, N.Y., a daughter of the late Rolland C. and Muriel J. (Pabst) Lunn. She was married to Robert R. Walter who preceded her in death in October 2001.

Marlys was a graduate of Oneonta High School in New York.
She was employed as a respiratory therapist at the former Lewistown Hospital and later in retail.
She attended McClure First United Methodist Church during her many visits home and was a member Destiny Church, Gulfport, Miss., where she resided.
Marlys enjoyed spending time with her family, shopping, coloring and her cat, Smudgy.

Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, Rolland M. and Ruth Southern of Mississippi; four daughters and sons-in-law, Linda and Roger Walter, Lisa and Lee Zechman, Michelle and Lonnie Freed and Mitzi and Lee Royer; three stepchildren, Melinda Meiser, Debra Pyle and Roger Walter; 21 grandchildren; 21 great- grandchildren; and two sisters, Pamela Daniels of Oklahoma and Melanie Miske of New York.
In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by one brother, Rolland C. Lunn Jr.; and one stepson, Robert R. Walter Jr.

Friends and family will be received from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at the Pheasant Funeral Home, 130 S. Zechman St., Beavertown, followed by the funeral at 11, with Pastor Jim Jacobs and Pastor Kathy Mercado officiating.
Burial will follow in Adamsburg Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Marlys' memory may be made to McClure First United Methodist Church, 12 W. Specht St., McClure, PA 17841 or to Destiny Church, 12401 Three Rivers Road, Gulfport, MS 39503.
Published on February 11, 2020


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Donald Benner
Feb 13, 2020
Was sorry to hear of Marlys passing. We worked together at Gee Bee Dept. Store. What a special lady! She will be missed by all she touched!