PLAINVILLE – Walter I. Main, 82, of Plainville and a longtime resident of Mansfield passed away Thursday, March 24, 2016. He was the beloved husband of Virginia (Leger) Main for over 60 years before her death last June.
Walter grew up in North Attleboro and was a 1951 graduate of North Attleboro High School. He lived in Mansfield for 54 years before moving to Plainville five years ago.
He owned Carlton Whitney Aero Service which operated out of the Mansfield Airport for 20 years from 1956 to 1976. He also worked as a clerk for the US Postal Service in both Mansfield and Foxboro for many years.
Walter was a veteran of the US Air Force.
He was dedicated to his wife Virginia and loved spending time with her and his family.
He is survived by five daughters and their spouses: Linda Thurber and husband William of Mansfield, Jo-Anne Cutillo and husband Ron of Mansfield, Karen Moore and husband Gary of Mansfield, Diane Engelsman and husband Mark of Marshfield and Debra Hustler of Mansfield;
He had 11 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
He was brother of the late Norma A. Noble.
A time for visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 29 from 11 to 12 o’clock p.m. in the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro.
Burial will take place privately at Spring Brook Cemetery in Mansfield.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Walter’s name may be made to the Hospice of CVNA, 10 Emory Street, Attleboro, MA 02703.