ALBERT "AL" LORN WALKERAlbert "Al" Lorn Walker, 83, of Duluth, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014
Albert "Al" Lorn Walker, 83, of Duluth, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014 at St. Eligius Health Center.
Al was born in Red Lake Falls, Minn., on Aug.19, 1930 to Charles and Ruth (DeBoard) Walker.
He married Jeanette "Jean" Srnsky on Dec. 27, 1948 in Thief River Falls, Minn. Al worked at various jobs throughout his life, mostly as a truck driver, but also as a mechanic and in the mines on the Iron Range for 10 years. Al was an avid fisherman and deer hunter but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; brother LeRoy; sisters Violet Erdmenn and Jeanette Harron; son Gary and grandson Ronnie Walker.
Al is survived by his wife, Jean; sons, Stephen (Nancy) Walker of Duluth, Daniel (Jeanne) Walker of Winner, S.D., and daughter Laurie (Paul) Zolondek of Duluth; 12 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; sisters, Alice (Richard) Srnsky of Zimmerman, Minn., Dorothy Meyer of Mora, Minn., Kitty (Ron) Kenisten of Zimmerman, Minn., Dolly (Ray) Siggeman of Lake Villa, Ill., Elaine Huard of Rockford, Ill., Lois (Carl) Birdsong of Salinas, Calif.; and two daughters-in-law Beverly Walker of Duluth and Lin Walker of Sartell, Minn.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at St. Eligius and St. Luke's Hospice for the care they provided Al.
VISITATION: 2 p.m. until the 3 p.m. memorial service on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014 in Cremation Society of Minnesota Chapel 4100 Grand Ave. Duluth. A luncheon will follow the service. Cremation Society of Minnesota 218-624-5200