Walter J. Knecht of Audubon, PA passed away on Tuesday April 2, 2019 at Einstein Medical Center.
Born in Philadelphia, PA, he formerly resided in Yardley, PA for 32 years.
Walter was a retired Rates and Classification Specialist after a long career with the US Postal Service in Philadelphia. He was a US Air Force veteran of the Korean War.
He was the son of the late Walter and Josephine McGann Knecht and brother of the late James Knecht.
Walter is survived by his wife, Geraldine Gniewek Knecht; a son, Matthew Knecht; two daughters, Jennifer Bartolett and Janet Knecht; a brother, Joseph Knecht; three grandchildren, Juliana Bartolett, and Emily and Ian Knecht; three nieces and two nephews.
His funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10am Saturday at St. Ignatius Church, 999 Reading Avenue, Yardley, PA, where friends may call from 9am. Burial will follow at Our Lady of Grace Cemetery, Langhorne, PA.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Little Sisters of the Poor, 5300 Chester Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19143.