Walter Reed, 83 of Bellaire, Ohio died Saturday February 17, 2018 at his home.
He was born April 15, 1934 a son of the late William and Eva (Murrin) Reed in Wheeling, West Virginia.
Walter attended Wheeling High School before serving his country in the Air Force.
He worked installing siding and windows for over thirty years and loved to garden in his free time.
Walter was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Linda (Coleman) Reed and his siblings, William Reed, Evelyn Holland and Connie Reed.
He is survived by his children, Charles (Melanie) Reed of Bellaire, Ohio and Kurt (Kimberly) Reed of Colerain, Ohio.
In addition he is survived by two grandchildren Michael and Jason Reed along with his sisters-in-law and many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441, 37th Street, Bellaire, Ohio 43906 on Wednesday February 21, 2018 from 4-7 pm and on Thursday the 22nd from 10am until time of service at 11 with Rev. Bill Burris officiating.
Military honors will be conferred by the Belmont County Council of the American Legion.
Burial will take place at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions can be made to the D.A.V. of Bellaire by going to “TMCFunding.com”.
Share your thoughts and memories of Walter with the family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com
May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,
May your memories of Walter Reed, give you peace, comfort and strength…
Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten..
and prayers to the family of ….
US Air Force Veteran, Walter Reed, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†
† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
So sorry to see ‘Pa” leave us, will miss him greatly. Sincere condolences to the Reed family for such a huge loss. Love you all like family ! Ed & Carole McCorkle Sr.