Walter J. McMullen

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Mr. McMullen was awesome. Good-natured, supportive, just a wonderful guy. I had him for some kind of advanced reading class at FHS. Wish I'd kept in touch.


Posted by: Gene Adam - Pennington, NJ   Jul 11, 2019

A wonderful man, and a great teacher.


Posted by: Diane Bramer - Farmington, CT   Jun 18, 2019

Susan, My deepest sympathy to you and your family. I remember your Dad as always having a smile and being upbeat. May your memories and these stories comfort you.
FHS Class of '69


Posted by: Frances Therriault McCaffrey - Burlington, CT   Jun 17, 2019

My Honors Senior English teacher in 1970-71. Absolutely up there with one of the coolest teachers, easygoing, laughing at everything. Loved him. Oh, and PS, we went to the first class (which was the First period) and he told us to do whatever we wanted for the year, which we did. Thank you, Uncle Walt, for that extra sleep that year. You will never be forgotten by many of us. Sherri Andrul Nicholas. PS I never knew til right now that Susan was your daughter!


Posted by: Sherri Nicholas - Las Vegas, NV   Jun 16, 2019

May you rest in peace, Uncle Walter. I wish I had gotten to know you more in your lifetime. You touched a lot of lives and that's what matters most,


Posted by: A friend   Jun 16, 2019

He was a great teacher and friend to the students at FHS.
Sadly missed.
Allen Oshana


Posted by: A friend   Jun 16, 2019

Walt was so much more than a teacher to so many, he also was a lifelong friend. A huge positive influence on me when I was really in need of a positive one. The ability to lighten the mood while instructing and teaching was a gift. It was always a pleasure to see him and take care of him when he came into the store where I worked. My best to Susan and family and know that you shared such a good man with so many. With deepest regards. Tim Orvis. Most School Spirit Class of 71


Posted by: A friend   Jun 16, 2019

He was my favorite FHS teacher. He always made learning fun and did it with a smile and kindness every day. I remember celebrating Millard Fillmore Day ( A holiday only celebrated in his class) on Jan 7th. He came to our class of 77 reunions and I ran into him one day about 15 years ago at the Shell station in Farmington and we had a great chat and enjoyed a good laugh. Thoughts and prayers to his family. He was a great man and a joy to have as a teacher.


Posted by: Paul Fox - East Lyme, CT   Jun 15, 2019

A Great Teacher and most importantly a Great person. May God comfort and Bless your Family!
Tony Carty FHS Class of 83.


Posted by: Anthony Carty - Bloomfield, CT   Jun 15, 2019

He was a great teacher. Condolences to his entire family, especially Susan, who I remember from my days in Farmington.


Posted by: Katie (Kathy) Thomas (Metzner) - Taos, NM   Jun 15, 2019