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McCOMBS, Walter F., Jr.
McCOMBS - Walter F., Jr. Racing Boat Enthusiast. Age 84 of Sanborn died Sunday March 14, 2010. He was born in Niagara Falls, NY on August 26, 1925 a son of the late Walter F. and Grace (Woodrich) McCombs. He attended local schools and graduated from North Tonawanda High School and Erie County Community College. He served with the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II and was honorably discharge in 1946. Mr. McCombs was employed in the purchasing department of Carborundum for over 30 years retiring in 1991. He was an avid racing boat enthusiast and mechanic. He also was an avid NASCAR fan. Survivors include his step-children Anna (Kenneth) Wilkes of Wellton, Arizona, Mary (late Kenneth) Alexander of Sanborn, NY, and Adrian Pfendler., his sister Janice (late Arthur) Aungst of East Aurora, NY and brother James (Lucinda) McCombs of Westminster, California, a sister-in-law Audrey McCombs of Niagara Falls, five granddaughters, four grandsons, several great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his wife Lucinda (Cessna) McCombs in 1997 and a brother Charles McCombs in 2001. There will be no prior visitation. Private services and burial will be held at the convenience of the family in Acacia Park Cemetery Town of Pendleton. Arrangements by the LANE FUNERAL HOME.