Walter D. Conway, 77, Theresa

THERESA, NY —  Walter D. Conway, 77, Theresa, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020, at University Hospital in Syracuse.

Private services for the family will be held at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown.

Walter was born April 30, 1943 in Watertown, a son to Walter D. and Viola Belcher Conway, Sr.

He married Sharon Stillman on Sept. 25, 1964.

Walter was a musician, playing bass guitar and was a lead singer in local bands for many years.

He is survived by his wife Sharon; his children Mary (David) Deline, Calcium, Melissa (Paul) Horning, Corning, Michelle Conway and her fiancé’ Don Averill, Watertown; Judy (Randy) Weston, Carthage, Tracy (Scott) Hamblin, Theresa, Stanley (Jolene) Conway, Pamelia and Walter (Amy) Conway, Watertown; 21 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren; his sisters Audrey Conway, Judy Shaver and Nancy Howard, all of Watertown; many nieces and nephews.

Walt was predeceased by three sisters Donna Shaver, Linda Maxwell and June Biccum.

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