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Edith Walters

Published: December 26, 1997 12:00 AM

Born July 4, 1904, in Mars, Pa., she was the daughter of Levi and Sarah (Nicklas) Hartung.

Mrs. Walters was a member of the United Methodist Church of Kent and the Daughters of America.

Survivors include her grandsons, Timothy D. Burgner of Parma and Theodore W. Burgner of Kent; and great-granddaughters, Jill S. Burgner of Cleveland and Michelle Burgner of Akron. Her first husband, Earl Burgner, died in 1954, and her second husband, Russell Walters, died in 1982. Her son, Richard W. Burgner; daughter-in-law, Donna L. Burgner; brother, Ed Hartung; and sisters, Mabel Blakely and Pearl Day, also died previously.

Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Bissler & Sons Funeral Home in Kent, followed by 11 a.m. services with the Rev. Kay Dunlap officiating. Burial will be in Standing Rock Cemetery in Kent.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.


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