Walter Joseph Lippincott, 86 of Ft. Myers, FL, went home to be with the Lord on July 15, 2018. He was born on August 6, 1931 in Teaneck, NJ to the late Harold and Ethel (Connolly) Lippincott. His wife Janet, of 60 years, passed away 3 years ago. Walt was a Veteran of the United States Marine Corps serving during the Korean War. He worked for the US Post Office for 35 years and served as a Grand Knight in the Knights of Columbus in River Edge, NJ. Walt was an avid writer, enjoyed golf and was a loyal Brooklyn Dodger and NY Mets fan. Although, his all time favorite was spending time with his family and his dogs. Walt is survived by his 3 children; Nancy Lippincott, Gary Lippincott (wife Candy), Susan Odom (husband B.J.); his 5 grandchildren; Kellin, Chris (wife Kayla), Gentry, Amanda, Mark and 3 great grandchildren; Stephen, Jordan and Faith. There will be a Celebration of Life on August 3, 2018 at 5:00 pm at The Villages of Country Creek, Estero FL. Walt will be laid to rest, together with his wife, Janet, on September 7, 2018 2:30 pm at the Sarasota National Cemetery, Sarasota, FL.