Walter “Sonny” Lord, Jr. (1935-2003)

Obituary:

WALTER JR., “SONNY’, Sept. 24, 2003, age 68. Beloved husband of Marge (nee Brook), loving father of Cathy Cottrill (Michael) and Edward Lord (Jackie), devoted grandfather of Eddie (Lauren), Amanda, Mikaela, Brett and the late Brianne and great granddaughter Ryleigh, dear son of Alberta and the late Walter Lord Sr. Sadly missed by his father-in-law Bill Brook, sister-in-law Floss Brook, many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing Sat. 9 A.M. and funeral service 11 A.M. MURPHY-RUFFENACH FUNERAL HOME, 3rd and Wolf Sts. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations in Sonny’s memory to The Burke Community Fund, 2108 S. Front St. Phila. PA 19148.

Written by Amy Grant

Amy Grant is a graphic designer and web developer. She is the founder of the Southwark Historical Society, a volunteer based group that studies the Southwark Historical District located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.