BARRE - The funeral service and life celebration for Robert Murray Walker, of Fairview Street, was held Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Hooker and Whitcomb Funeral Home, 7 Academy St., Barre. He died March 21, 2013, at Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin.
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The Rev. David Vanderlinde-Abernathy, pastor of the Barre Congregational Church, led the service. Granddaughters Mia and Madeline Walker rendered poetic tributes to their grandfather, and words of remembrance were offered by his sons Steven and J.R. Walker.
To honor Bob, a large delegation of his classmates, Spaulding High School 1957, were in attendance.
The bearers were his sons Steven and J.R. Walker; his son-in-law Jeff Muehlbauer; brother-in-law Larry Graham; and longtime friends Gino and Jay Tosi.
Burial was made in the Hope Cemetery in Barre.
Fellowship and luncheon followed at the Barre Elks Lodge, where he was a longtime member.
Published in Times Argus on Mar. 29, 2013