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Walter E. Williams

February 15, 1933 — October 8, 2016

Walter E. Williams, 83, of Indianapolis passed away October 8, 2016. He was born in Lima, Ohio on February 15, 1933 to Samuel and Catherine (Gorman) Williams. Walter was a graduate of Howe High School and Xavier University. He served in the US Army during the Korean War. He began his professional career with Shell Oil Company and later established a successful business partnership with his brother Don. They operated a retail gasoline business and real estate business. Walter was devoted to his family. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mary Eleanor (Mullooly); children, Cathy (Tom) Henninger, Anne (Dave) Okerson, Patty (Tim) Luttrell, and John (Mary Lou) Williams; sister, Connie; brother, Don; and six grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 10 a.m. at St. Roch Catholic Church. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Daniel F. O’Riley Funeral Home where morning prayers will be said on Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. prior to Mass. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Online condolences may be shared with the family at orileyfuneralhome.com. Memorial contributions may be made to Hearts for Haiti c/o St. Roch Catholic Church, 3600 S. Pennsylvania, Indianapolis, IN 46227 or Mount St. Joseph Convent, 137 Mount St. Joseph Road, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003.

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Tuesday, October 11, 2016

4:00 - 7:00pm (Eastern time)

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6107 S. East St, Indianapolis, IN 46227

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