Death Notice: Walter Allen Reid

A former Lander man was killed the evening of November 16th when he was struck from behind by a vehicle on a roadside in Corpus Christi, Texas after his vehicle had broken down and he was walking for help. According to friends, 30-year-old Walter Allen Reid went to Lander Valley High School where he was in ROTC and participated in other activities. He had worked at McDonalds in town before moving to Texas with his high school sweetheart, who was 38 months pregnant with their first child at the time of his death. He had touched many friends in the Lander area, we were told. A Go Fund Me page has been set up for his widow and child. A memorial service was held in Texas. #county10 #news #obits