Walter Joseph Warren of Kingston, NY passed away unexpectedly on August 11, 2017. He was 32 years old. Walter was born on October 11, 1984 in Harris, NY to Laureen (Goodroe) Depuy and the late John Ellsworth Warren Jr.
Walter grew up in Kerhonkson and was raised by his Aunt Shirley DeGrote and his late Uncle Edwin DeGrote. He attended Rondout Valley Schools and graduated with the class of 2003. He furthered his education at SUNY Ulster and was previously enrolled at Bard College. Walter also had a short enlistment with the United States Army.
Walter was a kid at heart; he loved playing video games and was an avid Star Wars Fan. Children adored Walter and the feelings were mutual. Walter recently began volunteering at the Ulster County SPCA. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
In addition to his Aunt Shirley, Walter is survived by his brother, John Warren of Kingston and his sister, Constance Kinch of Ellenville; nephew, Jonathan Kinch; niece, Paige Kinch and expected niece, Novella Warren. Walter was also a brother to, Sara, Ed, Chris, Tim, Mike, Ann and best friend to Christian. He is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visiting hours will be held Tuesday, August 15th from 10:00am -11:00am. Burial will follow at Furman Cemetery, Yeagerville.
Contributions may be made in Walter’s name to the UCSPCA, 20 Wiedy Road, Kingston, NY 12401