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Walter A. “Bud” Flail, 67, formerly of Heidelberg Township, died March 28, 2008, at 10:00 PM in the Phoebe Nursing Center. He was the husband of Christine Flail (Szydlowski). Born in Pottsville, PA, he was the son of Walter Flail and Marie Miller (Kocher). He had been employed with the Dana Corporation, Parish Division, of Reading, PA, for 32 years before retiring as a Supervisor in February, 1995. Bud was also a veteran of the U.S Navy. Bud was a very talented artist, and had a passion for restoring and customizing older cars and trucks. He is also survived by three sons, Eric Flail of Petersburg, VA; Keith Flail of Winter Springs, FL; and Darren Flail of Bernville, PA. Other survivors include sisters Carlotta Botvin of Baltimore, MD; Jean Seelig of Wyomissing Hills, PA; Janet Miller of Robesonia, PA; Anita Hassenfratz of Massachusetts; and brother, David Miller of Sinking Spring, PA. There are also five grandchildren. In keeping with Bud’s wishes, the funeral services and burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 498 Bellevue Avenue, Reading, PA 19605. On-line condolences may be made at www.whelanschwartz.com

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