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Russell J. Walker

Russell J. Walker

Russell J. Walker, 76 a native of Lockport and resident of Mathews passed away Saturday, May 28, 2016.

Visitation will be held at Holy Savior Catholic Church on Tuesday, May 31st from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Daisy L. Walker; daughter, Vonda W. (David) Fray; brother, George Walker; grandchild, Chad (Nicole) Cheramie; great grandchildren, Tanner Cheramie, Jayden Cheramie.

He preceded in death by his parents, Alcee and Lydia Walker; brothers, Clifton Walker, Wilton Walker, Roy Walker; sisters, Tessie Chauvin, Doris Blanchard, Bernice Blanchard, Lucille Sevin.

Russell retired as a Shipyard Supervisor from Bollinger Shipyard with 39 years of service. He was a lifelong cattleman.

Falgout Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.