AMerican Veteran 10

Walter D Klemm

July 3, 1925 ~ October 12, 2021 (age 96)

Obituary

Walter David Klemm went home to be with his Lord & Saviour Jesus Christ on October 11, 2021, at the age of 96. He was born on July 3, 1925, in Philadelphia, PA, one of nine children of hard-working parents who had emigrated from Germany. As a member of the Army Air Force in WWII, Walter proudly served in the Asiatic Pacific Campaign. Walter was a career letter carrier in Philadelphia & he retired from Local 157 National Association of Letter Carriers in 1982. He was a member for over 70 years. Walter loved the Lord with all of his heart, & was dedicated to serving others. He conducted the Red Cross blood drives where he was a member at Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church in Philadelphia, & St. Stephen’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Feasterville for many years. Walter was a loving father, brother, grandfather, great-grandfather & friend. He was a beloved and devoted uncle, great-uncle, & great-great uncle to many nieces & nephews who will miss him immensely. Walter was a lifetime Phillies and Eagles fan. He enjoyed clipping grocery coupons & sharing them with family and friends. Walt loved to create beautifully ornate beaded Christmas balls, & often personalized them for family members. Walter loved the Lord first & foremost. He was a man of great character & integrity. He gave of himself to meet the needs of others by sacrificing his own personal comfort. Walt’s greatest joy was in making others happy. Walter’s services will be conducted on October 27, 2021, at  Richardson Funeral Home, 7450 Oxford Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19111 with Visitation from 10-10:30 am, & Service at 10:30 am. Interment will follow at Greenmount Cemetery, Phila., PA. In memory of Walter, donations can be made to St. Stephens Evangelical Lutheran Church, Feasterville, PA, or International Fellowship of Christians and Jews

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Walter D Klemm, please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Walter

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Richardson Funeral Home

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


Services

Visitation
Wednesday
October 27, 2021

10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
David G Richardson Funeral Home. Inc.
7450 Oxford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19111

Funeral Service
Wednesday
October 27, 2021

10:30 AM
David G Richardson Funeral Home. Inc.
7450 Oxford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19111

© 2022 Richardson Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility