CLINTON — Howard R. Walker Sr., 76, of Clinton, Iowa, passed away on Friday, April 26, 2013, at Eagle Point Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Memorial services will be 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at the Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Home and Crematory. Visitation will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. at the funeral Home.
Howard was born August 31, 1936, in Rock Island, Illinois, the son of Lyell Edward and Thelma Pearl (Noll) Walker. He married Henrietta Ida Ronveaux on August 30, 1958, in Rock Island; she passed away March 16, 2009. He was employed in building maintenance in Davenport, Iowa.
Survivors include his children, Howard Walker Jr. of Salt Lake City, UT; Edward (Debbie) Walker; Timothy (Amanda) Walker; James Walker; Tammy (Donald) Newton and Emily Moore all of Clinton; 11 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; brothers, Melvin Walker of Sherrard, IL and Larry (Cindy) Walker of Middleburg, FL; sisters, Doris Wilkins of Preemption, IL; Gloria Cunningham of Moline and Ann Ahrens of Omaha, NE.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents, an infant son, daughter-in-law Corlina, brother Bob Walker and sisters, Ida Schroeder and Betty Buchanan.
Online condolences may be expressed by visiting www.snellzornig.com.
Death date: April 26, 2013