Walter Emmanuel DiMond, 87, peacefully passed away early Thursday morning. He grew up in NJ, served his country in the US Navy during WW2 aboard the USS Randolph, attended Seton Hall University, and in 1957, married the love of his life, Daisy Mitchell of Oxford, NC.
A funeral mass celebrating his life will be held Saturday, February 21st at 1:30pm at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church 2718 Overbrook Drive Raleigh, NC 27608. The family would like to invite friends and family to a reception following the mass.
Walter is survived by his wife of 57 years, Daisy Mitchell DiMond, his daughters Daisy DiMond King and her husband Mark of Raleigh, and Lee DiMond Stiff and her husband Tim of Chicago, and his son Walter Mitchell DiMond and his wife Miriam of Greensboro. He also leaves behind his 5 wonderful grandchildren Andrew and Daisy King, Patrick and Katie Stiff, and Mitchell DiMond.
In lieu of flowers Donations can be made in Walter’s memory to the American Diabetes Association (919) 743-5400.