Mr. Walter Edward Veith, age 85, of Summerville, GA, passed away on Monday, January 15, 2024, at a hospital in Rome, GA.

                Mr. Veith was born on April 28, 1938, in Columbus, OH, the son of the late William Edward Veith and the late Dorothy Watson Veith.  He was also preceded in death by a sister, Marie Ann Osteen.  

               Mr. Veith was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was self-employed in the field of home repair and restoration in the Orlando, FL, area for many years before moving to Summerville, GA, 3 years ago.  Walt was a humble and gentle man, always a devoted servant to mankind at heart.  He would help anyone with anything at any time, even if it were detrimental to his well-being. He will be remembered fondly by numerous benefactors for his steadfast belief in his fellow man and willingness to go the extra mile on their behalf.

                Survivors include his twin sisters, Dora L. Meeks and Rose M. Veith, both of Sedona, AZ; special cousins and numerous friends he loved dearly and cared for as his extended family.

                Mr. Veith will be interred at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, GA.

                In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to your local humane society honoring Mr. Veith and his love for animals.

                Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of funeral arrangements.