John H. Walker, 90, of Port Clinton, died Tuesday, April 8, 2008, in Riverview Healthcare Campus in Oak Harbor.
He was born Jan. 3, 1918, in Port Clinton, the son of Frank and Pearl (McMunn) Walker. John was a commercial fisherman for 25 years and worked for the City of Port Clinton Street Department until his retirement in 1983. He was a member of Peace Lutheran Church. He loved playing cards, dining out and enjoying his "special group" and looked forward to "going for coffee with the retirees" every morning.
Surviving are his sons, Art (Bobbi) Walker and Jim (Karen) Walker, both of Port Clinton; grandchildren, Bill Walker of Las Cruces, N.M., Sandi Bogard of Oak Harbor and Jim (Tonia) Walker, Mike Walker and Jason Walker, all of Port Clinton; great-grandchildren, Nicole and Aaron Bogard, Shane, Kyle, Abby, Austin and Darren Walker and Brandon Vanhoose; and a sister, Clairbell Schirg of Bellevue.
On March 9, 1940, he married Erma M. (Offenburg) and she preceded him in death on Jan. 23, 2005. John was also preceded in death by and his parents; sister, Vivian Young; and a brother George Walker.
Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Neidecker, LeVeck and Crosser Funeral Home, Port Clinton, where funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday. The Rev. Karl Kessler will officiate. Burial will follow in Union Cemetery, Oak Harbor.
Memorial contributions may be made to Peace Lutheran Church; Heartland Hospice; or Stein Hospice.
Condolences may be given at neideckerleveckcrosser.com.