Official Obituary of

Luella J. Walters

April 27, 1936 ~ February 18, 2024 (age 87) 87 Years Old

Luella Walters Obituary

Luella J. Walters, 87, of Abbotsford, passed away on Sunday, February 18, 2024 at the Abbotsford Healthcare Center, under the care of Hope Hospice.

A memorial service for Luella will take place at 2:00 PM on Tuesday March 5, 2024 at Curtiss Alliance Church, with Pastor Carl Swarr officiating. Burial will take place at a later date. Visitation will take place at Curtiss Alliance Church, on Tuesday March 5, 2024 from 1:00 PM until the time of service at 2:00 PM.

Luella was born on April 27, 1936 to Hollis and Leahbelle (Moon) Parks in Woodhull, MI. She married Donald Walters on December 4, 1954 in Lansing, MI. Together they opened up their home to many nieces and nephews and took them in, no matter how long or short they stayed. They also ran the Walters Adult Care Home in Curtiss for many years, taking care of the elderly.

Luella was a gifted musician. She played the piano, guitar, and violin. She also sang and wrote music. She enjoyed hand quilting, crocheting, and was very active on the computer. Luella had a strong Christian faith. She taught Sunday school for a short period and was also youth group leader and piano player at Curtiss Alliance Church.

Luella is survived by her husband of nearly 70 years, Donald; niece, Sue (Ken) Rodman of Medford; nephews, Jeff Draper of Wausau, John (Wendy) Draper of Gulfport, MS, and Ty (Candy) Crosby of Rives Junction, MI. Luella is further survived by many great-nieces and nephews.

Luella was preceded in death by her parents, sisters, Eleanor Spark and Joyce Draper; nephew, Allen Zorn; niece, Jeanne Crosby; brother-in-law, Robert (Ilene) Walters. 

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March 5, 2024

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Curtiss Alliance Church

Memorial Service
March 5, 2024

2:00 PM
Curtiss Alliance Church


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