October 25, 2021
Dear Brothers, Sisters, Kith and Kin,
It is with a deep sense of sadness and regret that I must report to you the passing of our 45-year member retired Brother John Walters on October 23, 2021. Brother John worked throughout the jurisdiction most notably at the Theatre formerly known as the NY State Theatre. In his retirement Brother John served as the Master Gardener at the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Brunswick County.
He was born on September 15, 1950 and initiated into Local One on November 4, 1976.
Brother John is preceded in death by his younger brother, Local One Brother Michael Walters and his wife, Bev. His father Local One Brother John T. Walters (Formerly Head Carpenter at the NY State Theatre) and his mother Elizabeth Ann Brady.
He is survived by his wife, Kate Magill Walters of Southport; his brothers, Jim (Diane) Walters, Danny (Mike) Walters, Andy (Karen) Walters, Mark (Barbara) Walters, Matt (Maureen) Walters, Steven Walters, Scott (Jackie) Walters; his sisters, Mickey Walters, Kathleen Walters, Joanne Walters; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
We Thank Brother Walters for his service in the U.S. Navy as a submariner on the USS George C. Marshall.
A Memorial Service for Brother John will be held at a later date in Southport, North Carolina.
Brother John will be missed by family and friends alike. May his soul Rest in Peace.
Robert C. Score
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