Information for Walter Eugene Butler
31 January, 1913 - 26 January, 1964
Obituary from the Idaho Free Press
Wednesday, 29 January, 1964
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo
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Walter is buried at the Middleton Cemetery
Walter E. Butler, 50, of Middleton, died Sunday in an
Everett, Wash., hospital after an extended illness.
Mr. Butler was born Jan. 31, 1913, in Grow, Okla., and
moved with his parents to Colorado when he was six months of
He married Hazel R. Wilkes in Colorado and they lived
there until 1940. They moved to Middleton in 1950.
He had worked for the Puget Sound Bridge and Dry Dock
Company of Seattle for the past one and a half years.
He is survived , in addition to his wife, by two sons,
Leslie E., Everett, Wash., and Thomas W., Imperial Beach,
Calif.; a daughter, Mrs. Doris English, Middleton; his mother,
Mrs. Belle Butler, Colorado Springs, Colo.; a brother, Jesse,
in Colorado; six sisters, Mrs. Liley Fisher in Iowa., Mrs.
Mary Lindsey and Mrs. Jewell Sharp, both in Washington, Mrs.
Sadie Wilson and Mrs. Dora Wilson, both on Colorado, and Mrs.
Ethel Kennedy in Kansas, and eight grandchildren.
The Flahiff Chapel will arrange services.
photo available upon request.
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