Walter N. Stumpf, Sr. (1935-2020)

Posted October 31, 2020

Walter N. Stumpf, Sr., 85, of Lebanon, passed away Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020, at Manor Care in Lebanon. He was the husband of Rosa Mae (Hensley) Stumpf. They celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary in Feb.

Born in Lebanon, PA on Aug. 27, 1935, Walter was a son of the late Nicholas and Catherine (Arnold) Stumpf. He was a self-employed bricklayer/mason. He served in the United States Air Force. He was a member of the Church of St. Cecilia and R Field and Stream. He enjoyed hunting, camping, and helping at church functions.

In addition to his wife, Walter is survived by six children – Walter N. Stumpf, Jr., husband of Barbara, Faith Ann Stumpf, Angela Barnett, wife of Lawrence, Stephen Stumpf, husband of Wendy, Bryon Stumpf, husband of Debra, and Suzanne Flores, wife of Jose; 18 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Doris Andrews, Rosemary Arnick, and Kathleen Kimmel; three brothers, Joseph, Herman, and Carl Stumpf; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Catherine Stumpf; three brothers, Conrad, George, and William Stumpf.

Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 9, 2020 at St. Cecilia’s Church, 120 E. Lehman St., Lebanon. Interment will follow at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. Viewing hours will be held on Sunday evening from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at Thompson Funeral Home, Inc., 126 S. 9th St., Lebanon, and Monday morning prior to Mass from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations in Walter’s name may be made to the Humane Society of Lebanon County, 150 N. Ramona Rd., Myerstown, PA 17067. Please share your memories with the family at our online guest book at

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