Elizabeth V. Walker
Mrs. Elizabeth V. Walker, known fondly as Betty, age 83, of Newark, DE, died on Wednesday, November 3, 2010, at her home.
Mrs. Walker was born in Chester, PA, on October 29, 1927, daughter of the late Lawrence Adams and Lillian M. Buckingham Adams. A talented homemaker throughout her life, she was also a lifelong member of Christiana United Methodist Church and a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of both the VFW in Port Deposit, MD, and the American Legion in Rising Sun, MD.
Mrs. Walker will be long remembered for her independent spirit and the pleasure she took in doing things her own way. A devoted wife, mother, and grandmother above all else, she loved her family deeply and delighted in spending time with them.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harvey B. Walker, and a son, Richard Walker. She is survived by her children, Janis E. Malloch of Newark, Ralph A. Walker (Lisa) of Newark, and Robert J. Walker (Charlotte) of Bear; 7 grandchildren; and a host of great and great great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Monday, November 8, 2010, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, where visitation will begin at 9:30 am. Interment will follow in Newark Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Vitas Hospice, 100 Commerce Drive, Ste. 302, Newark, DE 19713.
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