Walker, Joe


Walker, Joe

3/30/2014

Joe Walker                             December 19, 1925 – March 30, 2014
                      
Retired pastor Joe Walker died March 30, 2014.  He is survived by his wife Beverly Walker; children, Patricia McClelland-Walker, Cynthia Durant, Heidi Walker, Scot Bishop-Walker, Michael Walker and Shawn Whyte; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
 
Reverend Walker served Mounds, Tulsa-Bethel, La Moille in the Oklahoma Conference; Washougal, Vancouver: East, Bellingham: Garden Street, Richland: Central in the Pacific Northwest Conference; Lake Oswego, Central District Superintendent and Boise First United Methodist in the Oregon – Idaho Conference. Joe also served as a Chaplain in the U.S. Army and at The General Board of Global Ministry and General Board of Discipleship. He retired in 1990.
 
A memorial service will be held in mid-May and he will be buried at Willamette National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be given to the Oregon-Idaho Annual Conference for Liberia Scholarships.

Friends may contact Beverly Walker at 3431 NE 130th Ave., Portland, OR  97230.

Grant Hagiya, Bishop
William Mullette-Bauer, Director of Stewardship and Finance
 
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