Walter B. Boone
Walter B. Boone passed away suddenly Friday, July 21, 2017, at his home
in Langhorne. He was 75. Walter was the beloved husband of 52 years to Carol
Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Walter B. and Blanche Brennan
Boone. He was a longtime Bucks County resident.
A graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School, Walter was an avid runner and held
the Track team record for over 15 years. He attended Temple University on a
full Track scholarship and graduated with a degree in Business. He was a very
proud, two-time, Boston Marathon runner and ran in several organized marathons
over the course of many years. He also served in the Army Reserves during the
1960s. While he committed to his job as president of Fell and Moon Insurance Co.,
his family was first and foremost, and he was devoted to his wife, children, and grandchildren.
In addition to his loving wife, Carol, Walter is survived by his children
and their spouses, Wendy Jane Boone, Holly L. Hosie (Michael), Christy B.
Van Veen (Bill), and Walter Baynard Boone IV (Kristy); his cherished grandchildren,
Quinlan, Evelyn and Ella Hosie, Billy, Carissa and Caylee Van Veen, and Dahlia,
Walter V. and Clara Boone. He is also survived by his sister, Peggy Boone Wible.
Relatives and friends are invited to greet Walter's family from 6 until 8 p.m.
Tuesday, July 25, at the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, 800 Newtown-Richboro Rd.
(at Holland Rd.), Richboro. His interment will take place privately.
Donations may be made in memory of Walter Boone to Woodside Presbyterian Church,
1667 Edgewood Rd. Yardley, PA 19067, 215-493-4145, or via the Web site