Margaret “Margie” L. (Morris) Walker

Margaret “Margie” L. (Morris) Walker, 88 of Zanesville, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on October 10, 2022 at her residence.

She was born on March 4, 1934, in Zanesville, Ohio, daughter of the late Loren Ray Morris, Margaret Elizabeth Hamilton-Steil, and step-father, Bernard Steil. She was a member of the St. Nichols Catholic Church of Zanesville and was a graduate of Rosecrans High School in 1953. Margie was a loving wife and mother,  a stay-at-home mom who helped her children learn how to read, write, and tell time before attending school. Once the kids left home, she went to work for Essex Wire/United Tech/Lear for 20 years. In her spare time, she loved to go to yard sales and occasionally going on vacation with her husband. Above all, she enjoyed her time with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Robert Walker; sons, Robert (Karen) Walker II, Richard (Helga) Walker; daughter, Deborah (Marv Gill) Worthington; 9 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and many friends.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her daughter, Diane Walker; and sister, Donna Jean Davis.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday October 13, 2022 from 10:00 AM- 11:00 AM at DeLong-Baker & Lanning Funeral Home. Services will be held on Thursday October 13, 2022 at 11:00 AM at DeLong-Baker & Lanning Funeral Home with Fr. Martin J. Ralko officiating. Burial will follow services at Mt. Olive Cemetery.

DeLong-Baker & Lanning Funeral Home is assisting the Walker family with arrangements.

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