Dan Walton, 64, passed away on Sept. 26, 2017
Daniel “Dan” Louis Walton, 64, passed away on Sept. 26, 2017, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita.
Dan was born on Jan. 6, 1953 the son of John and Luella (Richards) Walton in Burbank, Calif. He graduated from California State University Northridge. Dan worked for over 40 years as a Preliminary Design Engineer for Beechcraft, which became Textron. He enjoyed designing and building model airplanes. Dan was a member of St. Stephens Episcopal Church in Wichita and a member of Wichita Historical Aircraft Modelers/SAM 56, also known as WHAM/SAM 56.
His loving family includes: his wife Cynthia (Horst) Walton; children, Jessica Moon of Pratt, Cassandra (Josh) Smith of Oaklawn, Steven Points of El Dorado, Jeremy (Carrie) Moon of Pratt, Zachary Moon of Pratt; 11 grandchildren; brothers, Matthew (Becky) Walton of Moorpark, Calif., Steven (Michelle) Walton of Marysville, Wash.; sisters, Amy Walton of Bethesda, Md., April (John) McIntyre of Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif., and Abby (Jon) Westerman of San Diego, Calif.
He is preceded in death by his parents John Louis and Luella Naomi (Richards) Walton, and his brother, Andrew Walton.
Memorial contributions in Dan’s name may be directed to the Lymphoma Association. Cremation has taken place.
Please sign his online guestbook and leave a memory of Dan at www.carlsonkirbymorris.com