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Walter Eugene Eakins

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“May you rest in Peace Walt. You were always great to my Mother. You will forever be remembered by me for all the nice things and good times we had....Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Gerry Perkins - Fort Myers, FL

“I remember when the Eakins family started coming to our church-Olga-Fort Myers Shores United Methodist Church in the early 70's.We were delighted to...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Joan Y. Whidden - Alva, FL

“Walt was the greatest friend a person could have. He was there to help was I was going thru some medical problems. We only met about 14 years ago...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: George Spencer - Fort Myers, FL

Walter was born on November 2, 1929 and passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2017.

Walter was a resident of Fort Myers, Florida at the time of passing.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM, Wednesday August 9, 2017 at Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 1589 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33907. Visitation will be one hour prior to service time. Entombment will be at Fort Myers Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions have been suggested to Hope Hospice, 9470 Health Park Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908 Walter, the youngest of thirteen children, was born November 2, 1929 in Ottumwa, IA, the son of Walter J and Arena (Decker) Eakins.