Walter Thomas Cecil, 60, passed away Saturday, May 2, 2015. He was born March 30, 1955 at Travis Air Force Base in California to Theodore Richard Cecil and Hilda May Murphy Cecil. Walter was a self-employed contractor.
He is survived by his parents: Theodore and Hilda Cecil of Raleigh; daughters: Kelly C. Straughn (Brian) of Zebulon and Krista Renee Cecil of the home; grandchildren: Rachel and Reagan Straughn; two brothers and two sisters.
A service to celebrate his life will be held at 6:00 pm, Thursday, May 7, 2015 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service Chapel, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale. The family will receive relatives and friends following the service until 8:00 pm.
The family has requested that memorial contributions may be made to Transitions LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607 for the wonderful care given to their Dad.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.