January 7, 1947 – August 10, 2014
Burial Date August 24, 2014
Obituaries » WALTER J. SR. MANN
MANN, WALTER J. “WALT” SR., 67, a longtime resident of Waterbury, passed away peacefully at the Burlington Health and Rehabilitation Center on August 10. Born in Montpelier on Jan. 7, 1947, he was the son of the late Russell and Alma (Hendee) Mann. Walt was previously married to Linda Sherman. Walt attended schools in Middlebury and Waitsfield and then went on to become a master plumber, serving the greater Waterbury area for many years. His family lovingly remembers him for his enjoyment of food, fishing, hunting, logging, racing and spending time with family. He looked forward to the annual family reunions on Memorial Day where time would be spent reminiscing about the good old days. Walt is survived by his children, Walter Mann Jr., of Duxbury, Robert and Josie Mann, of Essex Junction, and Theresa Mann and her partner, Scott MacInnes, of Middlesex; seven grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; his former wife, Linda Sherman, of Duxbury; his sister, Martha and Roger Waialae, of California; his five brothers, Edward and Mary Mann, of Peru, N. Y., Ray and Sharon Mann, of Bennington, Tom and Susan Mann, of Fort Edward, N. Y., Craig Mann, of Bennington, Scott and Juanita Mann, of Eagle Bridge, N. Y.; as well as many nieces, nephews and extended family. Walt was predeceased by two brothers, Alfred Bodway and Alan Mann. A celebration of Walt’s life for his friends and family will be held at 2 p.m. Aug. 24, 2014, from the home of Theresa Mann, 360 U.S. Route 2 in Middlesex.