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Walter M. Kurkulonis

Calling hours will be held this Thursday Nov 30 from 5-7, services will be Friday at 11:00 at Wrisley Funeral Home in So. Deerfield and proceeding to Howland Cemetery, Conway

CONWAY - Walter M. Kurkulonis, 87, died Saturday on November 25, 2017 at Franklin Medical Center, Greenfield, MA. Walter was born September 29, 1930 in Montague, MA to Jozef and Stella (Kolmicka) Kurkulonis. Walter was married to Florence MacDonald in 1950. They resided in Conway and raised five children together and will be remembered with love and affection by his family: Steven & Debbie Kurkulonis, Carla & Robert Harlow, Roxanne Parent, Kenneth & Jennifer Kurkulonis, Michael & Carol Kurkulonis. 10 Grandchildren: Kim and Marc Kurkulonis, Jennifer Harlow-Jacobs, Nicholas Harlow, Ashley Parent, Haley and Shannon Kurkulonis, Thomas, Jesse and Josef Kurkulonis. 5 Great grandchildren: Deven Richards, Dylan Harlow, Jaiden, Logan and Payton Gray.

 

Walter was employed at Conway Mfg Co. from 1952-1962 and Bendix / Besley Corp. from 1962-1985 where he was head of maintenance. He was also a Conway Police Officer for 30 plus years. Walter started Frontier Youth Baseball League in 1958 and also restarted the Conway Boy Scout Troop 16 in 1965. He was Vice President of the Conway Swimming Pool from 1962-1977 then President from 1977-1989.

 

Calling hours will be held this Thursday Nov 30 from 5-7, services will be Friday at 11:00 at Wrisley Funeral Home in So. Deerfield and proceeding to Howland Cemetery, Conway.

 

In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to: Conway Community Swimming Pool, 309 Whately Road, Conway, MA.

 

Expressions of sympathy are available at: www.wrisleyfuneralhome.com