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Walter Glenn Graupner Sr.

Bella Vista, AR, 1923 - 2014

Walter Glenn Graupner Sr., 91, of Bella Vista, Arkansas died Monday, December 1, 2014 at Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville, Arkansas. He was born on May 3, 1923 in Stuttgart, Arkansas to Walther F. Graupner and Clara Ellen Kleimann Graupner.
He was a graduate of U of A in Fayetteville in Chemical Engineering. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was President of Kiwanis in Little Rock and Lutheran School Board in Little Rock. He moved to Bella Vista in December of 1995.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Dr. Katherine Graupner-Carpenter. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Dearl Graupner; two sons, Walter G. Graupner, Jr. of West Fork, Arkansas, Frederick Graupner of Alta, Wyoming; two daughters, Debra Hulsey and husband Doug of Little Rock, Arkansas, Barbara Harper and husband Sean of Little Rock, Arkansas; nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
A Memorial Service will be at 3 p.m. on Friday, December 5, 2014 at the Bella Vista Lutheran Church, 1990 Forest Hills Blvd., Bella Vista, Arkansas. Arrangements are by the Bella Vista Funeral Home & Crematory, 2258 Forest Hills Blvd., Bella Vista, Arkansas. On-line condolences may be made at

Published December 3, 2014

Bella Vista Funeral Home & Crematory
2258 Forest Hills Blvd., Bella Vista, AR
Phone: 479-855-1611