Stephen C. Walton, 67
January 02, 2022
Stephen C. Walton, 67, of Lancaster PA, lifelong resident of cabbage hill passed away on Sunday, January 2, 2022.
Stephen was born in Lancaster on January 28, 1954 to late Chester R. and Catherine M. (Lehman) Walton. He was a 1972 graduate of Lancaster Catholic High School. Stephen worked as a commercial painter for many years and retired from Penncoat Co. Stephen proudly served his country in the United States Navy, MMFN and was stationed on the USS Yosemite and the USS Forestal. Steve was a member of the VFW Post #1690 and was also a member of Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 84. Steve attended St. Joseph’s Catholic Church and grew up at St Joseph Parochial School.
Stephen has a collection of hobbies and interests, including; NASCAR, pro-wrestling, putting together puzzles, and he loved spending time with his family. He was an avid Phillies, Flyers and an Eagles fan, and loved a good game.
He is survived by one daughter, Rachel Matlock of Texarkana TX brothers Joseph W. and Mark A. of Lancaster, and a sister, Louise A. Walton of Lancaster. Also surviving are 4 grandchildren; Dewayne, Shawn, Makayla, and Ciara, 2 nephews, 3 nieces, 6 great nephews, and 3 great nieces. Stephen was preceded in death by a sister Marie C. Novack.
Services for Stephen will be held at Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home and Crematory at 414 E. King St., Lancaster, PA. 17602 Wednesday Jan. 12 at 11am with Deacon Peter Jupin officiating. There will be a Public Viewing from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 11 and a second viewing will be held on Wed. 10-11am both viewings will be held at the Funeral home.
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Condolences to the Family
January 12, 2022
To Joe, Rachel and all the Walton family,
Steve was a wonderful guy! Growing up as a kid on the hill he was a little shy and soft spoken but always polite and kind. I still cherish those childhood memories of us all playing together on St. Joseph street! They were the best of times! May your own special memories and our God in heaven be a comfort to you at this time. To my childhood friend, I will see again someday. Rest now in Gods loving arms. With deepest sympathy.
January 11, 2022
Just wanted to let you know that Steve was a friend to me and my late husband, Earl. Steve would always help my husband with things around the house. Steve also would enjoy playing cards with us. I will miss Steve being the first to call and wish us well on the holidays. Steve continued to call and check in with me when my husband died last year. Again, I am sorry for your loss.
January 07, 2022
So very sorry to see that Steve passed away
Prayers to his family
Love Donna Speece & Jeff Davis