Walter Samuel Marshall

Walter Samuel Marshall, of Boston, January 8, 2012. He was born on Friday, June 22, 1928 to Lucy and Samuel Marshall at Boston City Hospital. Walter grew up in Roxbury on Marble St and attended The Abraham Lincoln School. His many occupations included everything from delivering 5 pound blocks of ice to the local tenements on horse drawn buggy, and as a chef at the Best Western Hotels and State Street Bank. Though he struggled all his life with Rheumatoid Arthritis, he was able to accomplish many things including performing as a concert pianist at Boston Symphony Hall. He retired as an Entrepreneur after running his own transportation business. Walter was married for 25 years to Annie Marshall. He is survived by eight children Sherman, Anita, Charline, Terrance, Walter Jr., James, Walter M. and Derrick. Walter passed on Sunday, January 8th, 2012. He was blessed to be surrounded by more than thirty friends and family including his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Funeral service at United House of Prayer, 206 Seaver Street, Dorchester, Saturday January 14 at 10:00 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington Street, DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS, Friday 4-8 PM. Interment Oak Lawn Cemetery, Roslindale.