Lawrence Thomas “Tom” Walter, 88, passed away on September 13, 2022, at his home in Haiku, Hawaii, surrounded by his loved ones. Tom was born on November 18, 1933, in Provo, Utah to Frank Foote Walter and Venna Crookston Walter, where he spent his childhood.
He worked at the Union Pacific Railroad for 43 years as a machinist and had a great love of trains. Tom lived in Kearns, Utah for 39 years before moving to Maui. He had a passion for fixing things and was an expert rifleman. Tom was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He served the Lord in many callings. He never lost his faith despite the physical challenges he endured.
He is predeceased by his first wife, Connie Marshall Walter; daughter Mary Ann; son Thomas Frank; a brother; two sisters; and his parents.
Tom is survived by his wife Ann Terry K. Walter; three children, Sharie (Mark) Clark, Diane (Larry) Heagren, Larry Walter; six step-children, MiShell Shasteen, MaKee Anderson, Marla (Milt) Spor, Chris (Terri) Anderson, Monica Anderson, Richard Anderson; 12 grandchildren, and 18 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 24, 2022, 12:00 noon, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 3356 Kihapai Place, Pukalani, HI. A viewing will be held prior from 10:00 - 11:45 AM.
A graveside service will be held in Utah on October 1, 2022, 10:00 AM at Redwood Memorial Estates, 6500 S. Redwood Rd., West Jordan, UT 84123.