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๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Walter H. Kneipp, 89 โ€“ Purple Heart Recipient

Walter H. Kneipp, 89, Frackville passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving wife.

Born in Newark, NJ, he was a son of the late John and Florence Stumpf Kneipp. Walt worked as a forklift driver for General Motors for 43 years before his retirement.

Walt was a United States Marine Corp. Veteran having served during the Korean War, where he was awarded the Purple Heart.

He is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Geraldine โ€œTerryโ€ Kneipp, Frackville; two sons, a daughter and several grandchildren.

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Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.

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