Rupert “Adrian” Walters, III passed peacefully on May 20th, 2010 from cancer. Adrian was raised in Larchmont NY, attended Rye Country Day School, where he started his life-long love of Lacrosse and became the school’s first All-American. He continued playing Lacrosse at Colgate University, graduating in 1995. He was selected by the English Lacrosse Association to coach and play Lacrosse in London. Post Lacrosse, Adrian worked for Hambro bank for 5 years, including 2 years in London. He attended Cornell business school graduating in 2001. While at Cornell he was also the assistant coach for the women’s Lacrosse team.
After graduating, Adrian deferred his job at Bear Sterns to coach the woman’s team, taking them to the NCAA Final Four. Returning to Bear Sterns, Adrian went on to work at Bank of America and was most recently a Principal in Investment Banking at Royal bank of Canada. Adrian was married to the love of his live, Suzanne O’Sullivan.
Adrian will be remembered by all as a great and loving son, brother and friend with a fabulous sense of humor who loved life. He is survived by his beloved wife, Suzanne O’Sullivan Walters, his parents, Jean and Rupert Walters and his brother Peter Walters. His wake will be held at John J. Fox Funeral Home, from 2PM to 4PM and 6PM to 9PM on Sunday May 23rd. A Mass will be held at St. Augustine’s church at 10AM on Monday May 24th. JOHN J. FOX FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2080 Boston Post Road, Larchmont, NY 10538, (914) 834-0144, www.jjffh.com