Phyllis Walker Obituary

Phyllis A. Walker
Phyllis A. Walker
Phyllis A. Walker

February 4, 1935 - December 12, 2007
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Phyllis A. Walker, 71, passed away Wednesday, December 12, 2007 at Kavanagh House in Des Moines. Funeral services will be held 10 AM, Monday, December 17 at St. Stephen Lutheran Church in Urbandale, with burial to follow at Glendale Cemetery.

Phyllis Ann Walker was born February 4, 1936 in Des Moines, the daughter of James McKinley and Irma Louise (Schoen) Walker. She was a graduate of Roosevelt High School, Four C's Business College and Drake University. Phyllis was an elementary school teacher for 40 years, teaching two years in the Johnston Schools and then 38 years in the Des Moines Schools. She was a member of St. Stephen Lutheran Church. Phyllis loved spending time with her family and her dog, Snoopy. She enjoyed cooking, home decorating and flowers (especially roses).

Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Doris Walker and a brother Roland Walker. She is survived by her sisters, Beverly Kilbane of Pleasant Hill and Bonnie (Harold) Ruggless of Des Moines and her brother, James M. Walker, Jr. of Urbandale.

Visitation with the family present will be from 3-5 PM, Sunday at Westover Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Phyllis A. Walker Memorial Fund.


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Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Sunday, December 16, 2007
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
St. Stephen Lutheran Church
3510 - 72nd Street
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Monday, December 17, 2007
10:00 AM
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Monday, December 17, 2007