Obituaries » Walter Walker
July 31, 2020
July 31, 2020
Walter Walker, 78, of Harding passed away on Friday, July 31, 2020 at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital with his loving wife and family by his side.
He was born in Wilkes-Barre, a son of the late Thomas and Carolyn Laidy Walker. Walt was a graduate of Meyers High School, class of 1960 and the Williamsport Area Technical School.
Prior to his retirement, Walt owned and operated the Web Ad-Specialty, Inc.
He was preceded in death by a son, Eric Walker, in 2019.
Surviving is his wife of 57 years, Barbara Nareski Walker; sons, Brian Walker and his wife, Amy, East Norriton, PA and Jeffrey Walker and his wife, Lisa, Sweet Valley; daughter-in-law, Michelle Walker, Mountain Top; his 6 grandchildren, Rachel, Logan, Matthew, Brittany, Brooke and Breanna Walker and his great granddaughter, Isabella Walker; brother, Thomas Walker and his wife, Lois, NC; sister, Sandra Jacobs, Mountain Top; numerous nieces and nephews and his loyal dog, Abby.
Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Walt’s memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO BOX 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting Walt’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre.