From the Fortress of Solitude
|Grand Uncle Walter LeRoy Pierce|
A short post today. This is a newly found picture of our Grand Uncle (Great Uncle), brother to Grandma Violet Mattson taken at Scottsbluff, Nebraska when he was 8 months old. May of 1917. He died on July 3, 1987.
When Walter LeRoy Pierce was born on September 7, 1916, in Nebraska, his father, Walter Edwin Pierce was 31 and his mother, Vesta Althea Dennis, was 24. He had one child, Diana, with wife Vivian Eldee Withrow. He died on July 3, 1987, in Santa Clara, California, at the age of 70.
Great Grandmother Vesta with her two children, Walter LeRoy and Violet May