In Loving

John Stephen Walters

March 3, 1953 – January 30, 2024

John Stephen Walters, age 70, of Chesterfield, VA passed away peacefully in his home on January 30, 2024.

John was born and raised in Ithaca, NY on March 3, 1953, to Barbara & John Walters. He graduated from Lansing High School in 1971. Of his many professions, professional driving was what he enjoyed most, for over 30 years. He had been an active member of Hyles Baptist Church since 1994, particularly in the children’s bus ministry and maintenance. His hobbies included travel, tinkering and repairing things, and bargain-hunting.

He is survived by his loving and dedicated wife of almost 25 years, Darlene; children James Walters (Shea), Kimberly Walters, and Heather Walters; and step-children, Sherrie Doane and Laurel McGuigan (Steven). He had nine grandchildren, Rebecca and Emily Walters, Sean and Ethan Muller, Robbie Doane (Jamie Lei Bornilla), Kalyn Hockady, Madison Davis, and Sophia and Emily Rosenau; and one great-grandson Jacob Scott Bornilla Doane. He is also survived by his father, Jack Walters; brothers Rick Walters (Holly), Robert Walters (Sharon), and Jeffrey Walters (Sherl); sister Glenda Hix; his many nieces, nephews and loving friends. He was preceded in death by his mother Barbara Jean Rice Walters.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2024, at 2:00 pm, at Hyles Baptist Church at 7220 Courthouse Rd, Chesterfield, VA 23832.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hyles Baptist Church bus ministry at 7220 Courthouse Rd, Chesterfield, Va. 23832.