Della Louise (Wynn) Walter, 88, passed away on July 2, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband Edwin Percy Walter, 88, on Feb. 19, 2017.
Della Louise (Wynn) Walter, 88, passed away on July 2, 2017, at her home in Houston, Texas. She was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Edwin Percy Walter, 88, on Feb. 19, 2017.
Services for Della were held on Aug. 10, 2017, and for Edwin on March 15, 2017, at Houston Memorial Cemetery.
Della Wynn Walter was born on Aug. 11, 1928 to George and Pearl Wynn of El Dorado.
Edwin P. Walter was born on Feb. 10, 1929 to Raymond and Ethel Walter of El Dorado. Both Edwin and Della graduated from El Dorado High school. Della in 1946 and Edwin in 1947. Edwin graduated from El Dorado Junior College in 1949. They married on Dec. 26, 1949 at the home of George Wynn in El Dorado. Edwin received his bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Kansas in 1953. He served in the army during the Korean War from November 1953 – November 1955.
Della worked as an elementary school secretary for many years in Colorado and in Texas. Edwin worked for Phillips 66 and Sterns Rogers as a chemical engineer.
They are survived by: their son, Jeffry Wynn Walter of Missouri City, Texas; their daughter, Julie Ann Perrin and her husband Fred Perrin of Richmond, Texas; and their grandchildren, Megan Elizabeth Perrin and Ryan Thomas Perrin. Edwin is also survived by his brother, Larry Walter and his wife Cheryl Walter of Houston, Texas. They are both survived by numerous nieces and nephews.