Walter Edward Huffer


Walter Edward Huffer, age 63, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, passed away at 6:45 a.m. on Thursday,

September 28, 2017, at the Missouri Veteran’s Home in Mt. Vernon.  He was born January 8, 1954, in Columbus, Ohio, the son of Robert Lee and Mary Ellen (Jenkins) Huffer.

Walter was a United States Army Veteran serving during the Vietnam Era, was a loving brother and a member of the United Pentecostal Church in Republic, Missouri.

He is survived by two sisters, Candy Hubert and her husband, Steve, of Mt. Vernon and Elaine Werner of Jefferson City, Missouri; six brothers, Robert Huffer of Osage Beach, Missouri, Jeff Huffer and his wife, Mary of Shephardsville, Kentucky, Ted Huffer of Mt. Vernon, Chip Huffer and his wife, Renee, of Bremen, Ohio, Randy Huffer and his wife, Laura, of Columbus, Ohio and Roger Huffer and his wife, Amy, of Gainesville, Ohio, several nieces and nephews.

His parents, Robert and Mary, sister, Cindy Lou Carlson, brother, Richard Huffer and sister-in-law, Hermetta Huffer, preceded him in death.

A funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.  Burial, with full military honors, will follow at the Mt. Vernon IOOF Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 2:00-3:00 p.m., prior to the service, in the funeral home chapel.

Online condolences may be shared at this website.



2:00 - 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 4, 2017

510 E. Cherry St., Mt. Vernon, MO, 65712

  Funeral Service

3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 4, 2017

510 E. Cherry St., Mt. Vernon, MO, 65712


Following funeral service

Mt. Vernon IOOF Cemetery, Mt. Vernon, MO.

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Charles Burnham Huffer

I am sorry to read of Walter's passing. Although I never had the chance to meet and know Walter, it sounds like he must have had a loving, large family.

Chuck Huffer, a distant (5th) cousin from Thousand Oaks, CA

 Posted October 3, 2017 - 8:31pm
Sarah & Don Converse

From My Family to yours we send Heartfelt condolences and want you all to know your in our thoughts and prayers.

 Posted October 3, 2017 - 12:25pm

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