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Robert A. Walters, 72, of Williamsport, died Friday, January 14, 2022 at UPMC Williamsport.
Born June 7, 1949 in Aaronsburg, he was the son of the late Nevin Stover and the late Elaine Wadsworth Eichenlaub Walters.
Bob was a graduate of Penns Valley High School and earned his auto body mechanic certificate from Williamsport Area Community College. He was employed as a bodybuilder at Triple A Motors for over 20 years.
Bob, a Vietnam War veteran, served his country honorably in the US Air Force. He was a member of the Aaronsburg VFW, Loyalsock Creek Men’s Club and St. John’s-Newberry United Methodist Church. Bob was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Janet “Jan” Walter Quick; children, Michelle J. Souter (Edward Jr.) of Williamsport and Robert A. Walters Jr. (Amanda) of Williamsport; grandchildren, Allyssa L. Souter, Brianna R. Walters and Kayla E. Souter; sister, Marlene E. Norris (Chuck); brother, Gary Walters (Priscilla); nieces, Denise N. Altland (Perry), Cris A. Norris and Cimberly Besecker (Greg); nephews, Aaron Stevens and Patrick Walters; three grand-nephews; a great-niece; and 10 great-great-great-nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by a grandson, Jacob Alexander Walters.
A memorial service will be held to honor Robert’s life Thursday at 11 a.m. at St. John’s-Newberry United Methodist Church, 2101 Newberry St., Williamsport with his pastor, Rev. Lenore Hosier, officiating. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the West End Christian Community Center, 901 Diamond St., Williamsport, PA 17701 or St. John’s-Newberry United Methodist Church, 2101 Newberry St. Williamsport, PA 17701
Arrangements entrusted to Sanders Mortuary. Online condolences can be offered on Robert’s memorial page at www.SandersMortuary.com.