Francis William “Frank” Walker, 83, a resident of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, July 18, 2014, in a local hospital.
He was born on May 20, 1931, in Colorado, a son of the late Glenn and Ada Walker.
He was an honorably discharged veteran of the United States Navy after faithfully serving his country during the Korean War after which he was awarded several medals.
He was retired from Schering-Plough. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and enjoying the great outdoors.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Francis Walker; three daughters: Linda Clary, Mary Lee Tate and Cindy Craigo; and one sister, Mildred Schaflie.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory two daughters: Sharon Masters of Chattanooga and Deborah King of Cleveland; two sons: Mike Walker of Arizona and David Masters of Jamestown; four sisters: Jean Belcher, Mae Dreese, Betty Williamson and Murna Wood, all of Kansas; several grandchildren; great-grandchildren, several other extended family members and a host of special friends.
A graveside service is planned for Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at 1 p.m. in the Earls Cemetery on Harrison Pike.
You are encouraged to share a memory of Frank and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial web page and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Walker family with his arrangements.