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William Henry "Hank" Walker
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Birth: Oct. 31, 1903
Wardensville
Hardy County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 6, 1974
Goodland
Sherman County
Kansas, USA

Hank Walker Dies; Rites Wednesday

William H. "Hank" Walker, 70, a retired railroad conductor and resident of Goodland for 61 years, died Sunday at the Northwest Kansas Medical Center. He had been a patient two months.

Mr. Walker, whose parents were William R. and Sadie B. Walker, was born on Oct. 31, 1903 at Wardensville, W. Va. On July 3, 1923, he married Lenna Miller at Salina, Kan. He was employed by the Rock Island Railroad here for 45 years, retiring only a few years ago.

He was a member of the Goodland United Methodist Church, War Dads and Lost Chord Club.

Survivors include his widow of the home at 1401 Cherry; two sons, Robert, of the home, and Norman "Joe", Lynchburg, Va.; two daughters, Mrs. Dale (Shirley) Hayden, and Mrs. Ed (Bonnie) Carleton, both of Goodland; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; three brothers, Philip, Nick and George, all of Goodland; and four sisters, Mary Bolen, Goodland, Minnie Crosby, Denver, Colo., Elsie Novack, Chicago, Ill., and Virginia Kirschmer, Amarillo, Tex.

A son, Henry Wayne, preceded him in death.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday at the Sage & Smith Chapel. Rev. A.L. Holst will officiate and burial will be in the Goodland Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Sage & Smith Chapel from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Robert Walker (1871 - 1923)
  Sadie Bell Strosnider Walker (1880 - 1959)
 
 Spouse:
  Lenna Miller Walker (1904 - 1994)
 
 Children:
  Robert Eugene Walker (1924 - 1986)*
  Norman Lee Walker (1925 - 1985)*
  Henry Wayne Walker (1930 - 1931)*
  Bonnie Lou Walker Carleton (1932 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Susan Walker Bolen (1901 - 1981)*
  William Henry Walker (1903 - 1974)
  Philip Walker (1906 - 1993)*
  Nicholas Robert Walker (1909 - 1987)*
  Baby Walker (1912 - 1912)*
  George Lee Walker (1916 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Goodland Cemetery
Goodland
Sherman County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Jennifer Nordyke Hart
Record added: Feb 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24724435
William Henry Hank Walker
Added by: Jennifer Nordyke Hart
 
William Henry Hank Walker
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William Henry Hank Walker
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- MEMORIES
 Added: Jul. 27, 2013
Rest In Peace William
- JOMAMA
 Added: Jun. 8, 2008
 
 
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