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Laurence Welcome Walker
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Birth: Jun. 28, 1903
Appanoose County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 11, 1996
Elko County
Nevada, USA

Laurence Welcome Walker passed away at the age of 92 at Mountain View Care Center. He was a resident of Elko for 56 years. He worked on the CB&Q and Burlington Railroads until moving to Elko in 1941. He then went to work for the Western Pacific Railroad for 28 years, retiring as an engineer in 1968. On May 19, 1942, he married Grace Irene Wakefield in Elko. She preceded him in death on Sep 21, 1979. He loved to fish. He is survived by his daughter, Judy K. Lujan, sister, Mary Jones of Lake Isabella, CA; brother, Thomas Walker of Centerville, three grandchildren; one great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchild. Three brothers and two sisters also preceded him in death, besides his wife Irene. 
Family links: 
  Charles Cyrus Walker (1878 - 1928)
  Ruth Edith Campbell Walker (1884 - 1966)
  Mary Eva Kratzer Walker (1907 - 1979)*
  Grace Irene Wakefield Walker (1917 - 1979)*
  Alberta Jean Walker MacLearn (1927 - 2007)*
  Laurence Welcome Walker (1903 - 1996)
  Alvin Oral Walker (1905 - 1948)*
  Howard William Walker (1908 - 1988)*
  Thomas Luther Walker (1910 - 2001)*
  Mary Effie Jones (1912 - 1996)*
  Pearl Agnes Walker Snelling (1915 - 1996)*
  Minnie Jane Walker Newman (1917 - 1986)*
  Campbell Staley Walker (1921 - 1991)*
*Calculated relationship
Burns Memorial Garden
Elko County
Nevada, USA
Created by: Judy Lu
Record added: Oct 26, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12173693
Laurence Welcome Walker
Added by: Judy Lu
Laurence Welcome Walker
Added by: Judy Lu
Laurence Welcome Walker
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Hope you are having a great day today Daddy. Love you!!!
- Judy Lu
 Added: Jun. 15, 2014
Thinking about you today Daddy! Love You!!
- Judy Lu
 Added: Jun. 17, 2012
Remembering a special Dad on Father's Day. Blessings to you Mr. Walker.
- Kym☺
 Added: Jun. 22, 2009
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