Farming Rural 08

John "Walter" Berry

April 28, 1929 ~ March 22, 2021 (age 91)


J.Walter Berry, 91, of Owensboro, passed away March 22, 2021 while at home. He was born in Moseleyville on April 28, 1929 to the late Robert and Ollie Berry. Walter was a lifelong farmer. He loved to travel and see the world, taking care of animals and was an entrepreneur. Walter enjoyed spending time at Ellis Park and hunting. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Frank Berry.

Walter is survived by a sister, Ollie Roberta Berry; niece, Francis Hicks, one great niece and one great nephew and his friends and caregivers, Aaron and Betsy Willis and longtime friends and helpers, The Zoglmann Family.

The family would like to thank "His Ladies", Leslie Carter, Nacia Wilson, Patti Vanconey, Kristina Bechtal, Jill Thrasher, Mary Black, and Deborah Gentry for taking great care of him.

A service with limited attendance will take place Sunday at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory. Visitation will from 12:00 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will take place at Rosehill Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Daviess County Animal Shelter.

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Funeral Service
March 28, 2021

3:00 PM
Glenn Funeral Home
900 Old Hartford Rd
Owensboro, KY 42303

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