Walter M. Stroup Jr.

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Walter M. "Wally" Stroup, Jr., 65, of Williamstown died Friday, Jan. 4, 2013 at the Harrisburg Hospital.

Born in Harrisburg, July 12, 1947, he was a son of the late Walter Sr. and Ellen Jones Stroup.

He was Army Veteran of Vietnam War.

Wally was a graduate of the former Wiconisco High School. He retired as a machinist; was a former police officer with the Williamstown Borough.

He was of the Catholic Faith; a 4th degree Knight of Columbus, Lykens and a member of the Williamstown American Legion.

Surviving are four sons; Christopher, Williamstown; Jeffrey, Palmyra; Daniel and Patrick, both of Tower City; one daughter, Nicole Archer, Williamstown; 11 grandchildren.

Memorial services were held Tuesday, Jan. 8, from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Homes, Inc. Tower City. Burial was in the Calvary United Methodist Cemetery, Wiconisco.

In lieu of flowers donations should be made to the Williamstown American Legion, 123 W. Market Street, Williamstown PA 17098. To sign the guest book visit

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