John Walter

John F. Walter

Wednesday, September 27th, 1939 - Sunday, May 10th, 2020
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John Frederick Walter, 80, of Middle Village died on May 10, 2020.
John was born on Sept. 27, 1939 and, lived all his whole life in Middle Village. He served our country in the 7th Regiment NY National Guard. He was an avid sports fan, rooting for the NY Giants in football. He was born into a Brooklyn Dodger family, then became an avid NY Mets fan from day one. Proud member of the 7th Line Army.
John attended St Margaret’s School, St John’s Prep and College. For many years he worked in offices on Wall Street before opening his own businesses, the Institute for Civil War Research and Big Apple Genealogy, doing genealogy and military research.
Though the years John was very active in his parish of St Margaret’s - Altar Boy, Lector, Eucharistic Minister, Parish Council President, Youth Minister of the High School CCD program for 28 years. In later years John became a beloved member of St Boniface Parish in Brooklyn where he was a Lector.
John was the devoted husband of Margaret (Peg) Killeen; loving father of Mark, Mike, Robin and Brian; adoring Grandfather of James and Jack.
A Service celebrating the life of John will be held sometime in the future.
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Teresa Donahue

Posted at 12:44pm
Dear Peg and All Members of the Walter Family; Again, I am so sorry for your loss; please accept this tribute along with my thoughts and prayers.
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Vincenza Falcone

Posted at 08:48pm
Dear Peg and Family , I am so sorry to hear about the loss of John Walter . He was a gentle spirit and loving nature and always be remembered as a especially giving person of great character . Please accept my sincere and heartfelt condolences at this most difficult of times and please pass these feelings onto your family . He will be greatly missed by everyone who knew him . I'll always remember the many times I worked with him at the CCD program at St. Pancras . There is a great emptiness left by John's passing but I am certain that the strength of the love that you and your family share for each other and for John will get you through this difficult time ,.May that love honor his memory and may you cherish the time you had together . May God Bless and confront you and your family .
With love and sympathy , Vincenza (Nancy) Falcone

Lopez family

Posted at 07:42pm
In memory of a beloved neighbor. May he rest in peace
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