Graveside services for Richard M. Walter, 89, of Guthrie, OK, will be held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at Summit View Cemetery with Pastor Ronnie Fields officiating. Services are under the direction of Smith-Gallo Funeral Home, Guthrie. Richard was born October 8, 1930 to Earl and Gladys (Madden) Walter. He passed away October 9, 2019 in Guthrie, Ok. Richard served in the US Marine Corp during the Korean War. He was a member of the American Legion Post #58 for 65 years. He was a member of the Freemasons. He retired from Tinker Air Force Base and worked in oil leasing and loved his family farm. He was a die hard OU fan. Richard was preceded in death by his wife Marilyn (Webb) Walter, daughter Marsha Smith Luster, son Eddie Ray Smith, his parents, 2 sisters, grandson and great granddaughter. Richard is survived by daughter Michelle Smith Hamm, son Dusky Smith II and daughter in law Marsha, daughter-in law Sharon Smith, grandchildren Lissa Allen(Brad Hinkle), Diane Wheeler (Mike), Travis Smith, Brooke and Whitney Romine, 14 great grandchildren, 13 great great grandchildren and special friend Lela James.
Visitation will be held Monday, 2:00-6:00 PM.
Friends may sign the online guestbook
In lieu of flowers donations under Richards name can be sent to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718