Information courtesy of Roger Hopkins
Tuesday, march 5, 1996
Walter T. Hughes Sr.
PIQUA - Walter T. Hughes Sr., 86, of 105 Lakewood Place, Piqua, died Monday, March 4, 1996, at 5:25 a.m. in his residence.
He was born in Columbus, on
He married Mary A. Bertling on
Other survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, William T. and Linda Hughes of Piqua, and Walter T. and Janette Hughes Jr. of LaVernia, texas; one daughter, Mrs. R.J. Schilling (Alice) of Piqua; 16 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Chet Whitson (Doris) of Haines City, Fla., and Ruth England of Piqua.
Mr. Hughes was a member of the Greene Street United Methodist Church, a past officer and member of the former Evening Optimist Club in Piqua, a member of the Warren Masonic Lodge 24 of Piqua, the Grand Council of Royal Arch Masons of Ohio LaFayette Council 93, he was active in the Miami County YMCA where he volunteered on many membership campaigns, he was an active volunteer for the Regional Boy Scouts of America and was a member of the Fire Marshals Association.
Mr. Hughes retired Feb. 6, 1972, as assistant fire chief from the
Funeral services will be Wednesday at in the
contributions may be made to the Hospice of Miami County, P.O. Box 502, Troy,
Ohio, 45353, or the Piqua Ambulance
Fund, care of The American Legion, 301 W. Water St., Piqua, Ohio, 45356.