Walter Edward DePew

September 11, 1948 - October 21, 2020
Walter Edward DePew


Walter Edward “Walt” DePew, age 72 of Leland passed away at his home on Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

Walt was born in La Plata, Maryland on September 11, 1948. His parents were Thomas and Dora Viola Johnson DePew.

Walt was a retired professional Sheet Metal Worker and was a member of Sheet Metal Workers Local 100 Washington DC area. He was a Washington Nationals Fan and Washington Redskins Fan. He enjoyed being on the water, especially catching Blue Crabs. He also had a large collection of Blue Crab ornaments that he was very proud of.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Daniel DePew and brother Claude DePew.

Walt is survived by his daughter and son-in-law Kathy and Jeff Trinidad of Leland, and son Kevin DePew of Washington, DC; and one special granddaughter, Kaitlin Marie Futch; brother, Chester DePew, and sisters Mildred Keicher and Johnie Reynolds; and several special nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at a later date in Waldorf, Maryland.

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  • October 22, 2020
    Mary & Stephen Locke says:
    My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family, Kathy. Sending much love and comfort.

  • October 22, 2020
    Arlette Turner lit a candle:
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  • October 23, 2020
    Debbie Spann says:
    Kathy my prayers and thoughts are with you and the family. God bless.

  • October 23, 2020
    Roland Hamby says:
    May God bless you and keep you at this time.

  • October 25, 2020
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