Walter Felcher passed peacefully Sunday, May 3 at age 78. He was born in Manhattan, NY and was a graduate of Stuyvesant High School. Upon graduation, he enlisted and served his country in the armed forces as a military surveyor. He attended UCLA, and graduated from The University of Akron with a degree in Political Science. He worked over 32 and a half years for Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company as the Manager of Inventory; designing and implementing the company's first online inventory system. After retiring, Walter and his wife moved to Sarasota, Florida. He was a lover of nature and most enjoyed being outside working in his yard. Walter was a devoted husband and father. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Phyllis Felcher, his daughters Francene Hill; Leslie Wachter (Fred); son; Scott Felcher, and six grandchildren. A private service will be held at Sarasota National Cemetery.
The care of Walter and his family have been entrusted to Hebrew Memorial Funeral Services, Sarasota / Manatee.