Walter S. Kieon
CENTRAL FALLS - Walter S. Kieon, 90, of Jenks Street passed away Wednesday February 16, 2011. He was the beloved husband of the late Josephine V. (Salus) Kieon.
Born in Pawtucket a son of the late Michael and Zuzanna (Bujak) Kiewra. He lived in Central Falls for the 65 years and was formerly of South Attleboro.
Before retiring in 1978 he was employed as a Truck Driver for the former Yale Transportation Co. for 25 years.
Mr. Kieon was a WWII Navy Veteran serving as a Gunner's Mate Third Class in the South Pacific. He was a member of the Fierlit-Korzen A.L. Post 79 of Central Falls and the Teamsters Union Local 251.
He leaves his 2 loving children Susan M. Boland of Wakefield and Anthony W. Kieon of Central Falls, 5 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was the father of the late Michael B. Kieon.
His funeral with Military Honors will be held Saturday February 19, 2011 at 8:00 AM from the Karol A. Romenski & Sons Funeral Home 342 High Street Central Falls with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Joseph's Church 391 High Street Central Falls at 9:00 AM. CALLING HOURS FRIDAY FROM 4:00 PM TO 7:00 PM. Relatives and friends are welcome to attend.