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 Christopher Michael Walker

Christopher Michael Walker

Birth
Chicago Heights, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 10 Feb 2017 (aged 43)
Burial Glenwood, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 177503468 · View Source
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Christopher Michael Walker was born in Chicago Heights, Illinois on May 30, 1973 to Willie Walker and Ellamae Walker-Bentley. He was the fourth child of eight children.

Christopher, best known as "Big Mike" or "Michael", grew up in East Chicago Heights (now known as Ford Heights) as a child and attended School District 169 and Bloom Trail High School. He was well known in the community for his jokes and making everyone laugh.

Christopher worked as a Substitute Teacher with the Boys and Girls Club, and also at Subway until his health no longer allowed him to. In 2009, Christopher received Father of the Year Award.

At an early age, Christopher accepted Christ under the leadership of Pastor Moses Herring of Faith Movers Church, where he served as an Usher.

Christopher met Vonetta McCoy in 1995 and on February 12, 2000 the two joined in Holy Matrimony. To this union three children were born.

On February 10, 2017, Christopher Michael Walker made his transition. He was preceded in death by his paternal and maternal grandparents and his brother, Lee Pantrell Barnes Jr.

Christopher leaves to cherish his memories, his wife, Vonetta McCoy-Walker; four beautiful children, Mario, Khryslyn, Christopher Jr. and Khyla; three grandchildren; his father, Willie (Bessie); his loving mother, Ellamae Walker-Bentley; two brothers, Robert and Tyrone; four sisters, Kathy, LaShon, Audrey and Barbara (Jimmy); a great host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of friends.


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  • Created by: ginnyt
  • Added: 18 Mar 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 177503468
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Christopher Michael Walker (30 May 1973–10 Feb 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 177503468, citing Mount Glenwood Memory Gardens (South), Glenwood, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by ginnyt (contributor 46777087) .