|Birth: ||Oct. 8, 1932|
|Death: ||Mar. 14, 1971|
Contra Costa County
*Walt served in the U.S. Navy in a division called Ligther-Than-Air (LTA).
Walter Henry Justus Jr.
1932 - 1971
Walter was born in Oakland California on October 8th, 1932, to Mamie (Jones) Justus and Walter Henty Justus Sr. He was Mamie's only child, Walter Sr. had several children from a first marriage.
They lived in Oakland and Berkeley all of their married life. Walter was a happy well loved child with many talents. He sang on the radio as a child and in high school was a Golden Groves Boxer. He graduated from Castlemont High School.
Walter became a sheet metal apprentice and served in the Navy for four years (two years active and two years inactive except on weekends). After active duty he returned to his apprenticeship and graduated to Journeyman in 1956.
In 1954 [Sept. 1, 1954, Reno, Nevada] he married Patricia Faulkner. This union was blessed with six children and they lived in Concord, California from 1955 until his death in 1971.
In 1961, Walter went into business with his best friend, Richard (Dick) Dortzbach. They started Contra Costa Metal Fabricators Inc and continued their partnership until Walters death in 1971.
Walter enjoyed many activities, he loved to fish, vacation at their cabin in South Lake Tahoe, umpiring little league baseball games, square dancing, playing cards with friends, SiFi movies, Star Trek, repairing automobile motors, playing with his children and going to church and church activities.
[Written by Patricia, January of 2013]
Great grandparents are;
Jacob Franklin Justus & Mary Ann Easterly
Thomas Jefferson Bledsoe & Mahala White
John Paul Jones & Almira Clark
Thomas Hugh Hunkins & Nancy Maria Pope
Roton Franklin Justus & Elizabeth Ophelia Bledsoe
Oren Sherman Jones & Clara Betsy Hunkins
Parents are Walter Henry Justus Sr (MO) and Mamie Jones (IA)
Husband of Patricia Mae Faulkner
(Married: October 26, 1953, Reno, Nevada)
*Note: Patricia's parents are Frederick Stanley Faulkner & Freda B Murray.
Walter & Patricia's children are:
Eugene David Sr.
Donna Dee, m. Kenneth Wayne Brant
Walter Adam & Mark Henry
Grandchildren that have passed away are:
Ashley Nichole Justus
Amber Lynn Justus
Walter's half sister & brother's are:
Harley LeRoy Justus
Ray Walter Justus
Leona Elizabeth Justus~Price
Murle Roton Justus
Byron Oliver Justus
Glen Weldon Justus
Eugene Kenneth, m. Arabella Huntington
Clarence Gordon Justus
Walter's aunt's & uncle's are;
Thomas Franklin Justus, m. Bessie Beers
Robert Guy Justus, m. Christine Schleiger
Winiford Newton Justus
Mildred Laura Justus, m. Pierson DeWeese
Willa Elizabeth Justus, m. Launderville
Una Irene Justus, (never married)
John Simeon Justus
Sally Josephine Justus ~ Sankey ~ Riepen
Joy C Jones, m. John Ray Stouffer
Oscar S Jones, m. Kathleen/Katherine Watters
Elva A Jones, m. Cecil Lloyd Middleton
Charles Hugh Jones, m. June V Harris
Myron Jones, m. Verna Green
Walter Henry Justus (1880 - 1957)
Mamie Jones Justus (1890 - 1968)
Steven Scott Justus (1955 - 2006)*
Harley LeRoy Justus (1903 - 1961)**
Ray Walter Justus (1904 - 1979)**
Leona Elizabeth Justus Price (1906 - 1996)**
Murle /Merle Roton Justus (1908 - 1935)**
Byron Oliver Justus (1910 - 1988)**
Glen Weldon Justus (1912 - 2001)**
Eugene Kenneth Justus (1913 - 1980)**
Clarence Gordon Justus (1915 - 1978)**
Walter Henry Justus (1932 - 1971)
Walter H. Justus
Time and Eternity
Oakmont Memorial Park
Contra Costa County
Plot: Sec. 16S/4E, Lot C, Site 2 WM
Created by: Just~Us Relatives
Record added: Feb 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24722302