Burke Walker

Suddenly on Monday, June 17, 2019, Burke Walker of Glencoe passed away in his 88th year at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital. Born in Mosa Township. Son of the late Albert and Alma Walker. He was the beloved husband of Marjorie Walker for 64 years, her companion and best friend. Devoted father of Bradley (deceased 2014) and Joan (Stephen) Kitchen, Toronto. Loved grandpa to Andrew, Scott (Jen Mannick), Paul Kitchen and Jacqui Walker (Jacob Weber). Dear brother-in-law to Lois Field and Margaret Field. Predeceased by two brothers-in-law Ken Field (2001) and Keith Field (2011). Survived by several nephews and nieces. Burke enjoyed golfing, curling and many card games. He and Marj enjoyed travelling and they loved to dance. Visitation will be held at the Van Heck Funeral Home, 172 Symes Street, Glencoe on Friday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service at Burns Mosa Presbyterian Church, Kilmartin on Saturday, June 22 at 1:30 p.m. Rev. Michael Burns officiating. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Burke may consider Burns, Presbyterian Church, Missions Services London or Food Grains. The family wishes to thank the staff of Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital for the excellent care of Burke.

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