Gary L. Walter, age 71 of Mount Gilead went home to see the Lord on Wednesday, November 2, 2022, at the Woodside Village Care Center. He was born on September 17, 1951, in Mount Gilead to the late Daniel W. and Vera D. (Long) Walter.
Gary had attended the Cardington Church of the Nazarene. He also loved watching sports with basketball being his favorite. Gary was a staple at Cardington High School basketball games throughout the years, showing support to the teams. He also loved watching the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Cleveland Indians.
Left to cherish Gary's memory are his 5 siblings: Steven (Tammy) Walter, Timothy Walter, James (Anna) Walter, Donna (Roger) Wellman and Sharon (Bill) Johnson as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on Sunday, November 6, 2022, from 2:00 to 3:00 PM at Fresh Faith Community Church, 4444 State Route 95. Mount Gilead, Ohio 43338, the funeral service will directly follow at 3:00 PM with Pastor Linda Cronebaugh officiating. A graveside service will be held Monday November 7, 2022, in Glendale Union Cemetery at 10:00 AM.
Those wishing to make a memorial contribution are asked to consider Whetstone Industries, 440 Douglas Street, Mount Gilead, Ohio 43338.
Gompf Funeral Service of Cardington is honored to have been chosen to assist the Walter family with Gary's final wishes and condolences may be expressed at www.gompffh.com.