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Bucks County HeraldFebruary 27, 2003 WALTER L. BRIGGSWALTER L. BRIGGS of Chester, N.H., formerly of Solebury, died February 5. He was 75.Born in Queens, N.Y., he was the son of the late LOUIS BRIGGS and BERNICE SANGALE BRIGGS.He majored in chemistry at St. John's University in New York City and formed Briggs-Cooper Controls in Richmond, Va. He retired from Boston-Cooper Corp. in Salem, N.H.Mr. Briggs served in the U.S. Army in the 82nd Airborne.The Funeral Mass was February 22 in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Roman Catholic Church, 235 E. State St., Doylestown.

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