walter  kliwinski
Walter Joseph Kliwinski, 92, of Weirton, passed away Saturday, September 5, 2020, in the Weirton Geriatric Center. He was born September 28, 1927, in Trenton, New Jersey. A son of the late George and Victoria Olszewski Kliwinski. He was also preceded in death by his wife Frances Mikulewwicz February 24, 2020, and son Barry Kliwinski June 1, 2015; brothers Steven, Anthony, Charles, and Victor Kliwinski; sisters, Stella Dillon, Eleanor Rosseau, Jean Raszewski, Angelina Kliwinski, Helen Butler-Smith, and Mary Weir. Mr. Kliwinski was employed at National Steel Corporation for over 25 years as an Industrial Engineer. Educated at the University of Pennsylvania, Walter also furthered his studies at the Wharton School of Business. He was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus 3734, and the Holy Name Society. Walter served his country as a proud member of the United States Army’s Second Infantry Division. Walter is survived by his sons David(Mary) Kliwinski of Doylestown, Pa., and Bruce Kliwinski of Pittsburgh, Pa.; daughters, Diane Kliwinski of Coraopolis, Pa., and Linda(Matt) Pihony of Freeport, Pa., granddaughters, Jessica, Kelsey, and Terra Kliwinski. A private Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at Saint Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, 229 California Ave., Weirton, WV. A private burial will take place at the convenience of his family. Share tributes and memories at 304-748-3219. To plant a beautiful memorial tree in memory of Mr. Walter Joseph Kliwinski, please visit our Tribute Store.

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  1. Linda, Diane, Bruce and David. You have my deepest and sincere sympathy. I have so many memories of your parents and at your house. May he RIP and be with your mom and Barry who I’m sure have welcomed him with open arms. ✝️🙏🏻💔

  2. Dave, Bruce, Diane & Linda We wish to extend our sincere condolences to you on the loss of your dad. You are in our thoughts and in our prayers and will always have a special place in our hearts. We will forever cherish the beautiful memories made with the entire beloved Kliwinski Family. The Munoz Family Marian, Maria, Jennifer & Johnny

  3. Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.

  4. May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Walter Joseph Kliwinski, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Army Veteran, Walter Joseph Kliwinski, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

  5. Your father’s memory will live on as this tree blossoms and grows. Cherish the memories that are the roots of your family tree.

  6. Sending you lots of love and peace Grandpa! You have taught me amazing life values that I will carry on with me. I love you so much!

  7. To our loving grandfather, Walt we love you so much and are happy you are now in Heaven with Grandma. From your loving grandchildren!

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