Walker, David Wayne, a resident of Chatham. Dave Walker died Thursday January 23, 2014 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham Campus at the age of 62. Born in Fargo, Ontario, son of the late Ernest John & Gertrude (Small) Walker. Beloved partner of Karen Tengelits and husband of the late Diane (Fisher) (1993) and Kathryn Thompson-Walker (1998). Dear father of Dave (Jr.) Walker (Charity); Doug Walker (Jackie); Dan Walker (Lori); Lisa Massender (Rob); Jackie Rolo (Carlos); Nick Tengelits (Kate) and Brenda Tengelits (Matt). Papa to Paige; Megan; Ethan; Tyson; Roen; Sawyer; Ireland; Liam; Nate; Olivia; Tiago; Luca; Dominic; Mathew; Elek & Persephone. Brother ofRobert (Pam) Walker; Jim (Linda) Walker; Marg (Ed) Chaput; Don (Louise) Walker;Murray (Susan) Walker; all Of Chatham-Kent; and John Walker of Windsor.Also surviving sister-in-laws, Mary Walker (Windsor); Ruth Ann Walker (London); Helen Walker (Chatham-Kent); and Sharon Walker (Charing Cross). Also survived by several nieces and nephews.Dave was a longtime devoted employee for the Municipality of Chatham-Kent. Friends will be received at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair St., Chatham on Sunday January 26 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. and Monday January 27 from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. Vigil Prayers will be offered at the Funeral Home on Monday at 3:00 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Ursula’s Catholic Church on Tuesday January 28 at 10:00 a.m. Cremation to follow with Interment in MapleLeafCemetery, Chatham at a later date. Donations in memory of Dave to St. Vincent de Paul (St. Ursula’s Parish) would be appreciated.Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com
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