Aubrey Walter Akin, Jr. passed away at home on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 in Carlisle, PA with his loving wife and daughter by his side.
He was born April 16, 1934 in Newport, VT to the late Colonel Aubrey W. Akin (USAR) and the late Laura Isabelle Cobleigh Akin.
He attended schools in Newport, numerous military bases both in the USA and Germany and graduated from the University of Vermont in 1957. He moved to Tampa, FL where he joined Liberty Mutual Insurance Company and worked in the Claims Department for 20 years. For the next 20 years, he was a paralegal for the law firm of Dean, Ringers, Morgan & Lawton in Orlando, FL. Walter loved to fish in Lake Memphremagog in Vermont, golf and spend time with family and friends.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Mary Louise Akin of Carlisle, PA; son Thomas Akin of Orlando, FL; daughter Mary Lynne (and husband Bruce) Stoller; and two grandchildren, Kendall Nicole and Scott Walter Stoller, all of Aurora, Illinois.
His family will return him to his beloved home in Newport, VT.
Hoffman Funeral Home & Crematory, 2020 W. Trindle Road, Carlisle is handling the arrangements. To sign the guestbook, please visit www.HoffmanFH.com