William H. Walton - October 20, 2008

SELKIRK William H. Walton, 71, entered eternal life suddenly Monday, October 20, 2008.  William had resided in Selkirk for 22 years.  In 1996 he retired after 32 years of service as a truck driver for Red Star Express in Glenmont.

     Bill enjoyed all types of gardening and loved the outdoors.  In his earlier years he had been an area bowler.

     Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth Seibert Walton of Selkirk;  children, William M. Walton of Clarksville, Suzanne M. Eubers of FL, Brian M. Walton and Joseph H. Walton both of Selkirk;  step-sons, Bryan A. Seibert of Selkirk, Kevin M. Seibert of Glenmont and Mark E. Seibert of Selkirk;  6 grandchildren;  and 8 step-grandchildren.  William was predeceased by his brother Robert Walton.

     Funeral services will be held 11 AM Saturday, October 25th at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena.  Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Selkirk.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 4 to 8 PM.

     Contributions in memory of William may be made to the Bethlehem Volunteer Ambulance Service, PO Box 246, Selkirk, NY 12158.