Walter James McCleese
- June 22, 2010 - June 22, 2010
- Prospectville, Pennsylvania
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Walter "Walt" James McCleese, 88, of Prospectville, PA, died on June 20, 2010 at Springhouse Estates. He was the beloved husband of Jean (Roos) McCleese for 64 years. Walt was born in Philadelphia, PA on April 20, 1922 to the late Milton and Eveline (Baxter) McCleese. He was a graduate of Springfield High School (Delco). He served his country honorably in General Patton's Army in WWII. He earned the rank of Tech-4 and was awarded five Bronze Stars. Walt loved traveling with his wife, woodworking, loved playing baseball and was a lifelong sports fan. In addition to his wife, he is survived by 2 daughters: Linda Hauf (William) of Stone Harbor, NJ and Carol Finney (David Gerlach) of Maple Glen, PA; 4 grandchildren: William Hauf, Michael Hauf (Kate), Kira Saunders (Patrick), Laura Seravalli (Anthony). He was predeceased by his sister Marguerite. Graveside Service will be Private. Memorial donations may be made to COPD Foundation, 1-866-731-2673 Ext. 266.