Obituary James A. Walter
the son of Daniel and Martha (Fried) Walter, went to be with his Lord
and Savior on Sept. 5, 1996, after several years of declining health.
"Jim" was born on the snowy morning of October 27, 1933. He
attended Elysian Elementary School and graduated from Billings Senior
High School. During high school Jim was active in Future Farmers of
America and later in life was an active member of the Gideons
Jim married Eloise L. Grace in 1954. Together they raised a son,
Jerry of Billings, and a daughter Linda of Calvert, Texas, on the family
farm where Jim was raised, lived, farmed and died. In Jim's last years,
he enjoyed watching others farm the ground he was no longer able to
work. A farmer and a man of faith to the end.
Jim was preceded in death by his father and a brother Ivan of
Billings. Jim is survived by his wife, Eloise; son Jerry, and daughter
Linda; his mother Martha of Billings;,his sister Doris Yost of Everson,
WA; and his half-brother Donald Walter of Blaine, WA.
Services will be at Smith West Chapel at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept.
11. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Interment at Mountview
Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Gideons International, P.O. Box
20024, Billings, MT 59104
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