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Walter VanDePutte

November 7, 1938 March 30, 2019
Walter VanDePutte
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Obituary for Walter VanDePutte

Walter “Uncle” Van De Putte, 80 of Walkerton, IN passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2019 in Miller Merry Manor Nursing Home, Culver, IN

Walter was born November 7, 1938 in South Bend, Indiana to Godfrey and Marie Rader Van De Putte. He was a member of Monson Community United Methodist Chapel of South Bend was a 1956 graduate of South Bend High School. Walter was retired from U.S. Sprint as a maintenance supervisor. In his free time he enjoyed
carving wood with the Plymouth Carving Club, as he loved woodworking. He also loved John Deere and working on R C Planes. He resided in Culver and Atlanta, GA until he retired where he moved to Walkerton and wintered in Sebring, FL.

On June 11, 1960 in South Bend he married the love of his life, Emma M. Kilburn, she preceded him in death on June 21, 2013. He leaves behind those to share memories: Ken and Janna Van De Putte of Culver, Don and Maureen Van De Putte of Temperance, MI, and Ron and Cindy Van De Putte of Hamlet along with seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Bonnie Batta.

The family will receive friends at the Deaton-Clemens Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth, IN 46563 on Wednesday, April 3rd from 11:00 AM until 2:30 PM. Funeral services will follow at 2:30 PM with Pastor Pam Paluszewski (a niece) officiating with burial following in Burr Oak Cemetery Culver, Indiana.

The family ask that memorial contributions be made to Millers Merry Manor Nursing Home, 730 School St. Culver, In 46511 or American Cancer Society 130 Red Coach Drive Mishawaka, In 46545.

Deaton-Clemens Van Gilder Funeral Home Plymouth, IN, is assisting the family.
Friends are invited to sign the online guest book and share memories with the family at
deatonclemensvangilderfuneralhome.com.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

3

Apr

11:00 AM 4/3/2019 11:00:00 AM - 2:30 PM 4/3/2019 2:30:00 PM
Deaton-Clemens Van Gilder Funeral Home

300 West Madison Street
Plymouth, IN 46563

Deaton-Clemens Van Gilder Funeral Home
300 West Madison Street Plymouth 46563 IN
United States

Service

Wednesday

3

Apr

2:30 PM 4/3/2019 2:30:00 PM - 2:30 PM 4/3/2019 2:30:00 PM
Deaton-Clemens Van Gilder Funeral Home

300 West Madison Street
Plymouth, IN 46563

Deaton-Clemens Van Gilder Funeral Home
300 West Madison Street Plymouth 46563 IN
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Burr Oak Cemetery Final Resting Place

Burr Oak, IN

Burr Oak IN
United States

Memorial Contribution

MILLER'S MERRY MANOR NURSING HOME IN CULVER

American Cancer Society

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