Walter A. Mason, 77, of KY was a self-employed farmer
Walter A. Mason, 77, of Owenton, Kentucky died at 2:40 a.m. Friday, November 8, 2013 at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility in Columbus.
Funeral services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home, Columbus with the Rev. David "Milkweed" Wotier officiating. Calling will be from 2 p.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home. Cremation will take place following the service.
Mr. Mason, a U.S. Air Force Veteran, was self-employed and a farmer. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Owenton, Kentucky and Columbus.
Born in Owenton, Kentucky, April 20, 1936, Mr. Mason was the son of Melvin and Margaret Works Mason. He married Aline Piper November 13, 1967. She preceded him in death June 19, 1990.
Mr. Mason is survived by his children, Margaret (Larry) McClintic and Melvin "Ray" Mason of North Vernon and Timothy Allen Mason of Carrollton, Kentucky; stepchildren, Charles D. (Kathy) Thompson of Elizabethtown and Lisa (Wendell) Wisley of Bloomington; sisters, Betty Wright of Owenton, Kentucky and Linda (Harold) Owens of Versailles, Kentucky; a brother, Delbert Mason of Owenton, Kentucky; 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Mr. Mason was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; and a sister, Dana Brumfield.
Memorial contributions may be made to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana, 2626 E. 17th St., Columbus, IN 47201.