Kevin Hugh Walters, 50, of Prairie View, Texas and formerly of Wayland, died suddenly Tuesday, January 20, 2015 in Bedford, Texas.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:30 PM, Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the Wayland Mennonite Church where Mr. Walters was a member. Pastor Wayne Heffner will officiate. According to Mr. Walters wishes, the body has been cremated and inurnment will be held at a later date. There will be no visitation. In lieu of flowers, the Kevin Hugh Walters Memorial has been established.
Walter Robert “Bob” Foss, 82 years, of Fort Madison, Iowa died at 6:22 pm Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at the Fort Madison Community Hospital, Fort Madison, Iowa. He was born June 6, 1932, at Hartford, Connecticut, the only child of son of Walter W. and Roxcy (Peabody) Foss. On September 25, 1954, he married Carol Schroeder at Buffalo, New York. They were married 60 years. She survives.
Bob lived in Connecticut before moving to Fort Madison in 2010. He loved music and was a professional musician who played the violin, bass, and mandolin in orchestras while in Hartford Connecticut. He also worked as a tool maker and an inspector. He and his wife, Carol, owned and operated Tri-Town Travel for 20 years. He was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving during the Korean War. He was a Catholic and a member of Holy Family Parish and the Knights of Columbus. He was a member of the BPOE Elks Club, where he served as Past Exalted Ruler in Connecticut. He was a member of the Lions Club while in Connecticut.
He is survived by his wife, Carol Foss, of Fort Madison, Iowa; four daughters: Jennifer (Steve) Cordova, of California; Kathryn (Michael) Brown, of Connecticut; Peg (Heather Fairchild) Foss, of New Hampshire; Sarah (David) Bonazza, of California; two sons, Jeffrey (Sheila) Foss, of Connecticut and Christopher (Ellen) Foss, of Ohio; 14 grandchildren and five great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents. Continue Reading