Lawrence Waltz


Lawrence Lee Waltz, 98, of Paris, passed away at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at the Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Danville.  He was a mechanic for Mooney Motors in Chrisman and also worked for Foley Salvage Yard, the railroad and drove a truck for Black Brothers Trucking Company. 

No services are planned. A visitation is from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, April 14, at Stewart and Carroll Funeral Home. American Legion Post 211 will provide military honors. 

Mr. Waltz was born July 1, 1920, at Hume, the son of the late Ray and Cleo McCrocklin Waltz. He married Dorothy Louise Martin Nov. 25, 1949, at Henderson, Ky., and she survives. 

He is also survived by three children, Garry (Karen) Litteral of Atwood, Olin (Pat) Waltz of Chrisman and Marsha (Dan) Thomey of Paris; a brother, Andrew (Sarah) Waltz of Paris; 15 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren. 

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Jean Hard Waltz; two sons; one grandson, Andy Litteral; one granddaughter, Bev McCullough; one great-grandson, Gage Waltz; three brothers; and five sisters.

Mr. Waltz was a United States Army veteran.

Memorial donations may be made to the Veteran’s Administration Medical Center at Danville. 

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