Walter D. Carpenter, 65, of Loudonville died Sunday evening at Kettering Hospital, after several months illness.
He had been a Standard Oil Co distributor in the Loudonville area for nearly 40 years before he retired last year.
The son of Simon and Maude (Ogle) Carpenter, he was born July 17, 1904 in Coshocton County and had lived in the Loudonville area most of his life.Mr. Carpenter was a member of the United Methodist Church, the Eagles Lodge and the Loudonville Rotary Club, where he had 15 years of perfect attendance before his health failed.
He was preceded in death by his wife, May, in 1968.
Survivors include two sons, Larry of College, Alaska, and Dr. Stanley of Hanover, N. H.; one sister, Mrs. Ralph Cochran of Howard and three grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Banks Funeral Home in Loudonville with Rev. James Greenawalt officiating.Burial will be in the Loudonville Cemetery.