|Birth: ||Mar. 14, 1932|
|Death: ||Jun. 28, 2011|
Glendon Walton, Sr., 79, passed away early Tuesday morning following a brief illness at the Parkview Health Care Center of Muncie. He was born in Richmond, KY, the son of Luther and Flossie (Warford) Walton.
Glendon married the love of his life, Betty Jo (Kisscaden) Walton on March 21, 1959 in Connersville, IN, and she survives. Mr. Walton is a veteran of the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict, having served as a Private First Class with Battery "A" of the 35th Gun Battalion. Later, he worked as a Forman and Equipment Operator for the Ben Ziegler Company, now known as Omni Source. Glendon was a member of the American Legion Post #19 of Muncie. He was a professional "Tinkerer" and "Handyman". Mr. Walton also enjoyed doing yard work, playing poker and other card games.
Besides his wife of 52 years, Betty Jo, his is survived by three daughters, Patricia "Pat" Loudene Walton, Denver, CO, Penny Walton of Muncie, and Debra Arbow, Granbury, TX; three sons, Glen Douglas Walton, Jr., and Rick O'Neal, both of Muncie, and Mike O'Neal of Hartford City; friends, Brenda and Donnie Morris, Muncie; one sister, Willa Mae McCarty, Palm Bay, FL; two brothers, Rice Walton, Liberty, IN, and Nelson Walton, Louisville, KY.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Emma Stevens, and one brother, Ottis Walton.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Parson Mortuary with Pastor Rusty Clements officiating. Burial will follow at the Beech Grove Cemetery with military honors being rendered by the Delaware County Honor Guard.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 9135 N. Meridian St., STE. B-4, Indianapolis, IN 46209.
Luther Walton (1885 - 1962)
Flossie Warford Walton (1895 - 1971)
PFC US ARMY
Beech Grove Cemetery
Plot: Section 31
Created by: Jane
Record added: Feb 17, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105353664