Walter Everett Stone
1919 ∼ 2019
Walter Everett Stone, 99, of Mashpee since 1952, died on Sunday, May 5, 2019. He was the beloved husband of the late Dorothy Ann (Mosher) Stone to whom he was married to for 69 years.
Walter attended Northeastern University before being drafted into the U.S. Army. For 5 years during World War II he served in the Corps of Engineers and was honorably discharged in 1945 as a First Lieutenant. As a civilian he worked in construction and was proud to have built Clark Lab at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. In 1984 he retired from G.B.H. Macomber Company. He was a past trustee of Lasell College in Newton, past Commander of U.S.C.G. Auxiliary, and for 33 years he was an usher at Christ the King Church in Mashpee.
He is survived by his children, Everett Walter Stone (Carol) of Manchester, NH, Caroline Stone Collentro (William) of Falmouth, Charles Linsley Stone (Pamela) of Mashpee, Frederic Robert Stone (Brenda) of Dover, NH, and Suzanne Monaghan (Jay) of Hobe Sound, FL; 15 grandchildren, and 23 great grandchildren.
Visiting hours will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 74 Algonquin Ave (off Route 151), Mashpee. A service in the funeral home will begin at 1:00 pm, followed by burial with military honors at Massachusetts National Cemetery.