Walter R. Brocklehurst

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ATLANTIC, Pa. — Walter R. Brocklehurst, 82, of Atlantic Road, passed away Sunday morning, Nov. 13, 2016, in his residence.

He was born March 1, 1934, in Adamsville, Pa., a son of Thomas C. and Eve S. Wilt Brocklehurst.

He married Joan E. Scott Brocklehurst on July 9, 1960; she passed away on Dec. 25, 1984.

He was a member of Atlantic Community Church and had retired in 1996 from the maintenance department of Salem Tube Corp., where he had been employed for 15 years.

Walter enjoyed hunting, traveling and taking walks.

He is survived by four daughters, Susan Berry and her husband, Randall, of West Farmington, Janet Wilson and her husband, George, of Sheakleyville, Pa., Lynda Brocklehurst of Linesville, Pa., and Carol Brocklehurst of Conneaut Lake, Pa. In addition, he is also survived by several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; a daughter, Diann Brocklehurst; a brother, Virgil Brocklehurst; and two sisters, Irene Finn and Grace Knapp.

A funeral service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, in Loutzenhiser-Randall Funeral Home, 416 Liberty St. Jamestown, Pa., with the Rev. Casey R. Chapman, pastor of Atlantic Community Church, officiating. Friends may call the funeral home 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday Nov. 15, 2016.

Burial will be in Stevenson Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Crawford County Hospice, 464 Pine St., Meadville, PA 16335 or Yolanda G. Barco Oncology Institute, 16792 Conneaut Lake Road, Meadville, PA 16335.

Visitors may sign the online guestbook at www.loutzenhiserfuneralhome.com

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